Cops: Two teenagers arrested for marijuana possession

07/05/2012 10:00 AM |

Two teenagers were arrested at the Greenport skate park Wednesday night for unlawful possession of marijuana, Southold Town Police said.

Police said the teenagers, one from Mattituck and the other from Greenport, were allegedly seen hovering around one another looking at a small object in one of their hands and ran away when they spotted police. When caught by police, the Mattituck teen said he threw a bag of pot when he ran, which was subsequently found by police, according to the report.

The Greenport teenager was also allegedly found in possession of a bottle of vodka when he was caught, police said. Both teens were given appearance tickets for the marijuana, police said.