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Three West Virginia men arrested on drug charges after reportedly speeding

EASTON, Md. - Police say that three West Virginia men were arrested on drug charges in Easton on Saturday night.

Around 10:25 p.m., officers were patrolling the area of Ocean Gateway and Dutchmanns Lane when they saw a car speeding. Police say they stopped the car in the area of Ocean Gateway and Glen Ridge. When a K-9 scan was finished, police say they found more than ten grams of suspected marijuana and Xanax medication.

Police say, the driver identified as 19-year-old Yagna Vudathu,  a passenger identified as 18-year-old Cameron Dalton of Martinsburg and another passenger identified as 19-year-old Garret Hooper of Falling Waters were arrested.

Vudathu, Dalton and Hooper were charged with one count of marijuana more than ten grams and one count of a controlled dangerous substance not marijuana.

They were brought in front of a District Court Commissioner and released on personal recognizance pending trial.


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