A New York man fled police on I-84 when he was stopped yesterday and found in possession of fake drivers licenses. New York State Troopers stopped the Jeep in Southeast for traffic violations and could smell marijuana.
26-year old Earl Allen of the Bronx was found in possession of 4.2 grams of pot. He tossed credit cards and personal checks as he ran. Allen was caught a short distance from his vehicle and taken into custody.
Allen was determined to be operating while impaired by drugs. He was arraigned and ordered held at Putnam County Jail in lieu of bond. Allen was charged with tampering with evidence, resisting arrest, obstruction, operating while impaired by drugs, possession of marijuana and three felony counts of possession of a forged instrument.