Wallkill Woman Charged With Drug Possession, DWAI

PLATTEKILL, N.Y. -- A Wallkill resident was arrested on numerous charges after a traffic stop on, state police reported.

Emily J. Rivero-Ramos
Emily J. Rivero-Ramos Photo Credit: New York State Police

Emily J. Rivero-Ramos, 29, has been charged with criminal possession of a controlled substance, five counts of criminal possession of a controlled substance, and driving while ability impaired by drugs.

New York State Police conducted a traffic stop on State Route 44/55 on May 9 when Rivero-Ramos failed to use a designated lane or keep right. 

During an interview and sobriety test it was found that she was on drugs and in possession of a quantity of Alprazolam, Vicodin, Trazadone and Hydrocodone.

Rivero-Ramos was arraigned in the Town of Plattekill Justice Court and released without bail.

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