WLLIAMSPORT — A traffic stop along Market Street in the city led to a slew of charges and the seizure of $90,000, marijuana and paraphernalia.
Troopers from Montoursville reported the incident took place at 2:26 a.m. Sept. 7 in the 200 block of Market Street, Williamsport, when a 2014 BMW 320I was stopped for a traffic-signal violation.
Matthew Maliyk Dorsey, 25, of Williamsport, was found to be impaired and taken into custody, troopers noted. Following a search of the vehicle, troopers said Dorsey possessed a loaded Glock 9MM, which was not registered to anyone. He was also found in possession of marijuana and paraphernalia, and later found to have approximately $90,000 in his possession.
Rear passenger Brittany White, 24, of Williamsport, was arrested for possession of a firearm without a license, possession of marijuana and possession of paraphernalia.
Dorsey was charged with multiple traffic offenses, DUI, possession of a firearm without a license, persons not to possess a firearm, possession of marijuana and possession of paraphernalia. He was arraigned and jailed without bail, police noted.