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Wappingers Falls Man Nabbed With Loaded Firearm, Pot In Beacon

Cody Telford, 24
Cody Telford, 24 Photo Credit: Beacon Police Department

Beacon police nabbed a Wappingers Falls man Thursday after officers uncovered marijuana and a loaded firearm from his vehicle, according to Beacon police.

Cody Telford, 24, was charged with two felony counts of criminal possession of a weapon, along with a misdemeanor charge for the marijuana and traffic citations, Detective Sgt. Jason Johnson said.

A routine traffic stop on Main Street led to the discovery of the pot and firearm, Johnson said.

Telford is being held at the Dutchess County Jail on $2,500 cash or $5,000 bond.

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