State Police stop an armed fugitive of Indiana in LeRoy
Written by WBTA STAFF on February 6, 2018
Troopers on the State Thruway in LeRoy stopped a car for speeding on Sunday.
The driver was identified as 23 year old Albert Santos of Louisville Kentucky.
Not only did Troopers discover Santos was driving on an invalid license but a search of the vehicle revealed he was in possession of a loaded 9mm handgun and a quantity of marijuana.
Further investigation determined the gun was stolen and Santos was wanted in Indiana.
He was charged with Criminal Possession of a Weapon and Stolen Property along with pot possession and traffic infractions.
Santos was committed in lieu of $50,000 bail to the Genesee County Jail.