Police: Binghamton Man Had Stun Gun and Pot
Police say a driver who was using a cellphone wound up facing weapon and drug charges after he was pulled over in the Town of Dickinson.
According to state police, 25-year-old Vincent Decarmine of Binghamton was observed talking on a phone while he was driving on Upper Front Street.
The trooper who stopped the car detected an odor of marijuana coming from the vehicle.
Police say a search turned up two grams of marijuana and a stun gun in the center console of the car.
Decarmine was charged with fourth-degree criminal possession of a weapon and unlawful possession of marijuana. He was ordered to appear in Dickinson town court on May 4.
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