VAN ETTEN, N.Y. (WENY) - The Chemung County Sheriff's Office arrested 32-year-old Sheldon Escott of Van Etten.

According to the sheriff's office, Escott was arrested on Wednesday, January 9th for criminal possession of a controlled substance and unlawful possession of marijuana subsequent to a traffic stop in the town of Van Etten. 

Escott has been issued an appearance ticket, along with several other traffic tickets. He is scheduled to appear in court at a later date.