Man charged with possession after crash

By Brandi Bailey
By Conor Mooney

Man charged with possession after crash

July 24, 2013 Updated Jul 24, 2013 at 7:03 PM EDT

Franklin, NY (WBNG Binghamton) A crash on State Route 357 led to an arrest and a felony charge for a Delaware County man.

State police investigated the scene and arrested Brian Johns, 36, of Franklin, after finding 11 packets of heroin inside the vehicle.

They say he was driving the vehicle impaired by drugs and without permission of the owner.

Officials charged Johns with criminal possession of a controlled substance, a felony, unauthorized use of a motor vehicle and driving while ability impaired by drugs.

A judge arraigned him in Town of Delhi Court and he was sent to the Delaware County Jail on $50,000 bail.