A Poughkeepsie man was arrested following a traffic stop in Ulster County on Thursday.

On Thursday,  New York State Police Troop F Community Stabilization Unit conducted a traffic stop on a 2006 Acura being operated by Tyrell Wood, 23, of Poughkeepsie.

Wood was found to be in possession of  approximately 170 bags of heroin.  The baggies contained approximately 5.1 grams of heroin.

Wood was processed and arraigned in the Town Lloyd Court, and remanding to Ulster County Jail in lieu of 25,000 Cash bail, or $50,000 bond.

This was a coordinated effort between the New York State Police and the Town of Lloyd Police Department.

Listen to Smitty in the Afternoon weekdays from 2PM to 7PM on 101.5 WPDH. Stream us live through the website, Alexa-enabled device, Google Home or the WPDH mobile app.

Read more:

BONUS VIDEO