East Lyme resident arrested for marijuana possession and road rage

Alexander Jackson (Photo: Ledyard Police Department)

LEDYARD, Conn. (WTNH) — An East Lyme resident involved in a road rage incident was also found in possession of over half an ounce of marijuana, according to Ledyard Police.

Police say 19-year-old Alexander Jackson was involved in a road rage incident and followed a driver from Groton to Ledyard. The driver, being followed, contacted police who then found Jackson in possession of marijuana and numerous items of drug paraphernalia.

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Jackson was arrested and charged with possession of more than a half ounce of marijuana, possession of drug paraphernalia, failure to maintain insurance and following too close.

He was later released from from the Ledyard Police Department on a $500 cash bond and is set to appear at the New London Superior court on Aug 21.

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