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Low pressure developing off the Southeast coast will quickly move northeast tracking south of New England through Wednesday night as colder air arrives to produce a moderate to heavy snow storm for much of the region.  Snow will develop quickly Wednesday morning and fall heavily at times through the afternoon and evening before tapering off and ending before daybreak on Thursday.  Expect difficult travel conditions with snow packed roads and low visibility through the duration of this storm.  Click Here for the CBS6 Weather Forecast Page


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Taxi passenger arrested on drug charges, driver for speeding

ALBANY--A taxi cab passenger was arrested on drug charges in Albany.

Investigators say an Albany County Sheriff's Deputy stopped a taxi
for speeding on Washington Avenue near Colvin Avenue around 4 a.m. Monday. 

When the deputy walked up to the car, he noticed an odor of marijuana coming from the cab. 

The passenger, 25-year-old Victor Williams Jr., of Mount Hope Drive, was arrested for allegedly smoking pot in the car. 

After searching Williams, investigators also found crack cocaine in his pants pocket. 

Williams is facing charges including Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance and unlawful possession of marijuana. 

The taxi driver was issued a citation for speeding.

Williams is being held at the Albany County Correctional Facility
without bail.

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