Kevin J. Hagland, 36, of Jamestown, was charged with drug possession in Amherst in the 3600 block of Main Street near Bailey Avenue Thursday morning, according to Amherst police.
Hagland was charged with seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance, police said. Officers reported finding narcotics in his vehicle after a traffic incident at about 3:05 a.m. Hagland was also issued several traffic tickets. The alleged narcotic substances were not identified.
Hagland faces proceedings in Amherst Town Court in coming weeks.