Man Arrested After Police Find 800 Pills During Traffic Stop

By Joe Gullo

Published 02/12 2014 11:30AM

Updated 02/12 2014 11:37AM

GUILDFORD, Vt. - During a traffic stop on I-91 near Guilford, police say they found a man in possession of 800 Oxycodone pills. This happened on Tuesday afternoon.

Police arrested Oscar Maldonado, 32, of Queens, N.Y., and charged him with possession of a controlled narcotics.

Police initially stopped Maldonado for speeding and following to close.

If convicted, he could face 10 years in prison. He was lodged at the Southern State Correctional Facility in Springfield.

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