Easy State Police Pot Bust for Farmington Man in the Fast Lane

Matthew Diamond mugshot. (Photo/NYSP)

AVON — Just after midnight a Farmington man was arrested for marijuana possession after being pulled over for speeding.

According to New York State Police, Matthew Diamond, 20, was pulled over on I-390 northbound on Tuesday for allegedly driving 83 mph in a 65 mph zone. Police allege that he was driving on a suspended license and in possession of 7.44 ounces of marihuana.

Diamond was charged with Criminal Possession of Marihuana in the 4th degree, aggravated unlicensed operation 3rd degree, and speeding.