A Bellport New York man was arrested June 16th on drug charges after his vehicle was stopped for speeding on Rte 15.  At 2: 57 pm, Sgt. Jeffrey Mase was on routine patrol when he stopped a black Ford Pick-up truck for traveling 82 mph in a 55 mph zone north at the 12 mile marker.

Subsequent investigations lead to the arrest of the operator, 33-year-old Chad M. Davis for possession of marijuana. Davis was transported to Police Headquarters where he was processed and charged with; Possession of 50 grams or less of marijuana, Possession of a Controlled dangerous Substance in a Motor Vehicle, Possession of drug Paraphernalia and Speeding.  He was released several hours later on his own recognizance.  Officer Joseph Antonello assisted with the investigation.