Speeding stop leads to drug and alcohol charges in Hollis
July 10. 2014 10:21AM
HOLLIS - Two young Nashua men were arrested on drug and alcohol charges after a Hollis police officer stopped their vehicle for a speeding violation on South Depot Road shortly after 6:30 p.m. Wednesday.
Officer Mitchel Cardona reported detecting an odor of marijuana coming from the vehicle after he stopped it on the speeding violation.
After a subsequent investigation, the driver, Anthony Cardona, 19, of Fairmont Street, was charged with transportation of drugs in a motor vehicle and unlawful transportation of alcohol.
His passenger, William Sullivan, 20, of Prescott Street, was charged with possession of a controlled drug and unlawful possession of alcohol.
Both Cardona and Sullivan were released on $1,000 personal recognizance bail and are scheduled for arraignment Aug. 20 in Ninth Circuit Court-Nashua District Division.