According to a press release from Livingston County Sheriff Thomas Dougherty, Burt Lyon Jr., 53, was pulled over by Deputies Connor Sanford and Michael Phillips for an alleged vehicle and traffic violation. Deputies quickly discovered that Lyon was driving on a suspended license, in possession of crack cocaine. and suspected of being under the influence.
AVON— A Groveland man now sits in a Livingston County Jail cell for allegedly being in possession of crack cocaine.
Lyon was arrested and charged with felony Driving While Ability Impaired by Drugs, felony Aggravated Unlicensed Operation of a Motor Vehicle andCriminal Possession of a Controlled Substance 7th.
Lyon was arraigned in from of Judge Jeannie Michalski and remaded without bail, which was recommended by the Livingston County District Attorney’s Office due Lyon’s prior felony convictions on his record.