Driver With Suspended Learners Permit Arrested On VTL And Drug Charges.
Erie County Sheriff Timothy B. Howard reports 32-year-old Tiffany Covert of Eden was arrested for drug-related charges following a traffic stop for vehicle and traffic law violations.
Just before 10:00 A.M. on November 29, Deputy Szkatulski initiated a traffic stop on Boston State Road in Boston. The Deputy’s investigation discovered Covert’s learner's permit was suspended for failing to pay child support. The operator was taken into custody, and a search of the vehicle discovered loose pills of Alprazolam, Tramadol, and codeine.
Covert is charged with four misdemeanor counts of criminal possession of a controlled substance, a misdemeanor counts of aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle, four violations for possessing a controlled substance not in the original container, and a New York State Vehicle and Traffic Law infraction.
She was released on appearance tickets for Boston Town Court.