Teen arrested on drug-related charges
Published 3:01 pm, Wednesday, June 22, 2011
Nicholas C. Merz, 18 of Greenwich was arrested on drug-related charges June 15 at 1:24 p.m.
An officer noticed Merz did not have a front license plate on his vehicle while travelling north on New Norwalk Road. Upon approaching Merz after pulling him over, he smelled the odor of marijuana coming from the vehicle.
Merz gave the officer consent to search the vehicle. The officer found a small clear plastic bag with one pill of Adderal in the center console as well as four small plastic bags with marijuana residue.
Merz was charged with a failure to display number plate in the front of his vehicle and a failure to keep drugs in their original container.
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He posted a $500 bond and will appear in court June 29.