Traffic stop leads to drug arrests

NIAGARA FALLS, N.Y. (WIVB) – Two men from Niagara Falls are facing drug charges after a traffic stop on Main Street, in Clarence, Sunday evening. An Erie County Sheriff’s deputy stopped a vehicle for driving without its tail lights when he smelled marijuana coming from the vehicle.

The deputy says he could smell pot and also found crack cocaine inside the car. Derrick L. Morgan, 23, and Jamelle W. Siplin, 24, were both charged with marijuana possession and narcotics possession.

They were processed and taken to the Erie County Holding Center. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review. Note: Comments containing links are not allowed.

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