GENESEO – The Livingston County Sheriff’s Office arrested a Hornell man on a felony charge for allegedly carrying cocaine on 390.
According to a press release Sheriff Thomas Dougherty, Skyler Culley, 22, was arrested for Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance in the Fifth Degree, misdemeanor Aggravated Unlicensed Operation of a Motor Vehicle in the Third Degree, and violations including Unlawful Possession of Marijuana and Speeding.
On Oct. 13 at about 7:05 p.m., Deputy Shawn Whitford pulled a car over for allegedly speeding on I-390. The Deputy determined that the driver of the car, Culley, was operating with a suspended driver’s license. Culley was taken into custody on the Aggravated Unlicensed Operation charge.
The roadside investigation continued which resulted in the discovery of eight small baggies of what is believed to be cocaine and a quantity of what is believed to be marijuana. The drugs were allegedly hidden inside a container.
Culley was transported to Central Booking at the Livingston County Jail for processing and pre-arraignment detention.
Geneseo Town Justice Kathleen Houston arraigned Culley on Oct. 14 and ordered him held at the Livingston County Jail on $1,500 cash or $3,000 bond.