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Wappinger Falls Man Caught With Stun Gun, Cocaine After Traffic Stop

Dwayne L. White, 32
Dwayne L. White, 32 Photo Credit: Town of Lloyd Police

A Wappingers Falls man was caught with a stun gun and cocaine Wednesday during a traffic stop in Highland, according to the Town of Lloyd Police.

Dwayne L. White, 32,  was arrested around 2:40 a.m., and charged with felony criminal possession of a controlled substance, felony criminal possession of a weapon and criminal possession of a controlled substance after the vehicle he was operating was stopped for traffic violations on Route 44/55, said Lt. James Janso.

During the stop, White was found in possession of cocaine and a stun gun, Janso said.

He was arraigned before Town of Lloyd Judge Eugene Rizzo and remanded to the Ulster County Jail on $25,000 cash bail or $50,000 insurance bond. He is due back in the Town of Lloyd Court on Thursday.

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