A Smithville Flats man is facing a felony count after New York State Police stopped him riding an unregistered motorcycle in the Town of Union.

Kathy Whyte/ WNBF News

Troopers in the Endwell barracks say an officer saw a motorcycle on East Main Street on June 8th that didn’t have proper registration.

During the traffic stop, the Trooper discovered 37-year-old Scott Evanchof didn’t have a valid driver license since it had been suspended 26 times.  The Trooper also found suspected drugs in Evancholf’s possession.

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The Smithville Flats man is charged with felony aggravated unlicensed operation and misdemeanor criminal possession of a controlled substance.

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