GROVELAND — Three people were arrested by Livingston County Sheriff's Deputies on drug related charges after a traffic stop on Interstate 390.

On March 7, Deputy Shawn Whitford stopped a vehicle on Interstate 390 for a reported traffic violation.

The deputy found the vehicle to be occupied by three people. Based on his observations in the vehicle, he suspected that the three were involved in drug activity, and conducted a roadside drug investigation. The driver was identified as Larissa J. Hall, 28, of Wayland; a passenger, Oren W. Clark-Schultz, 26, of Alfred; and another passenger, Michayla A. Welytok, 25, of Dansville.

It is alleged that Hall was in possession of a drug smoking device, a hypodermic needle, and a quantity of marijuana. It is further alleged that Hall attempted to conceal the smoking device on her person when the deputy pulled the vehicle over. Hall was arrested and charged with felony tampering with physical evidence, criminal possession of a hypodermic instrument, and unlawful possession of marijuana.

It is also alleged that Clark-Schultz was in possession of a hypodermic needle. Clark-Schultz was arrested and charged with criminal possession of a hypodermic instrument.

It is further alleged that Welytok was in possession of a drug smoking device. Welytok was arrested and charged with second-degree criminal use of drug paraphernalia.

All three were turned over to Central Booking Deputies at the Livingston County Jail for processing and pre-arraignment detention.

All three were later arraigned at the Livingston County Centralized Arraignment Part (LC-CAP) at the Livingston County Jail before Town of Groveland Justice Jeanean Love. The judge remanded all three to the custody of the Sheriff. Hall was remanded on $2,500 cash bail or $5,000 bond, Clark-Schultz was remanded on $250 cash bail or $500 bond, and Welytok was remanded on $1,500 cash bail or $3,000 bond.

Assisting on scene were Deputy Morganne Harrington, Deputy Bryan Mann, and Trooper TJ McDonnell with his K-9 partner Mik.