ALBANY, N.Y.—Albany County Sheriff's office announced the arrest of two individuals on gun and drug possession charges.
During a traffic stop, the driver of a vehicle, Walt Daminger, 28, was driving under a suspended license. The passenger in the vehicle was Valentina Centra, 31.
After arresting Daminger, deputies located a loaded Smith and Wesson 9mm semi-automatic handgun and marijuana inside the vehicle.
Daminger was charged with Criminal Possession of a Weapon in the second degree, Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance in the seventh degree, Unlawful Possession of Marijuana, and Aggravated Unlicensed Operation of a vehicle in the third degree.
Centra was charged with Criminal Possession of a Weapon in the second degree, Criminal Possession of a Weapon in the third degree, and Unlawful Possession of Marijuana.
Both are scheduled to appear in court on April 3.