Student tries to use fake ID during traffic stop in Penn Yan

A 19-year-old college student was arrested after Penn Yan Police say she tried to use a fake ID during a traffic stop.

Hannah Rotenberry, 19, was charged with third-degree criminal possession of a forged instrument after officers say they stopped her on Elm St.

She was asked to produce identification to the police officer, and provided him with a fake — out-of-state identification card. Police say she purchased it with the intent of using it at local bars.

She was released on appearance tickets and will answer the charges at at later date.