Glenville traffic stop yields heroin arrest


Steven D. Welch

— Police arrested a man on heroin possession charges following a traffic stop on Route 5 in Glenville.

State Police arrested Steven D. Welch, 28, for the charges of driving while ability impaired by drugs and criminal possession of a controlled substance in the seventh degree on Tuesday, Nov. 29, at around 9:53 a.m.

Welch was stopped by police for a traffic violation and was allegedly found to be operating his car while impaired by drugs, according to police. Also, he was allegedly in possession of a small quantity of heroin, according to police.

Welch was arraigned in the Town of Glenville Court and remanded to the Schenectady County jail pending further court action.

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