Geneva resident accused of possessing cocaine during traffic stop

The Ontario County Sheriff’s Office reports the arrest of a Geneva resident following a traffic stop on the Thruway.

The traffic stop occurred in the town of Phelps, and was initiated due to a suspended registration, according to deputies.

Jordan Lazu Soto, 25, of Geneva, a passenger in the vehicle was taken into custody for possessing a controlled substance.

Soto was charged with criminal possession of a controlled substance.

An appearance ticket was issued and Soto will appear in Phelps court at a later date.

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