Traffic stop leads to drug charges for Albany man

An Albany man is behind bars, facing drug charges.

State police say 45-year-old Jahlaune Mitchell was stopped by a trooper on Western Avenue over the weekend. They say he was arrested after troopers found drugs on him.

They didn’t say what specific drugs he was allegedly carrying, but he was arraigned in Colonie and is being held at the Albany County Correctional Facility.