LANSING, N.Y. — Police said traffic violations on Saturday and Sunday let to two men facing drug charges in Lansing.

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The first incident happened around 2:20 a.m. Saturday in the town of Lansing, the Tompkins County Sheriff’s Office said in a news release.

Police pulled over Kevin J. Bordoni, 28, on North Triphammer Road, near Peruville Road, for allegedly failing to signal a turn.

In a following investigation, deputies said they found a “large quantity” of marijuana and a smaller portion of a controlled substance.

Bordoni, of Lansing, was charged with fourth-degree criminal possession of marijuana, seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance and no turn signal.

On Sunday, police pulled over another man around 6:35 p.m. in the village of Lansing for reportedly operating a cell phone while driving.

Deputies pulled over David D. Dobson, 35, of Dryden, on North Triphammer Road.

While investigating the incident, police say they found methamphetamine in Dobson’s possession.

He was charged with seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance and a cell phone violation.

Dobson and Bordoni were issued appearance tickets and scheduled to appear in the town of Lansing court on Dec. 7.

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Jolene Almendarez

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