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Westfield Police

¯ Bradley J. Perkins, 30, of Westfield, was charged July 15 with unlawful possession of marijuana and failure to stop at a stop sign after he was allegedly observed committing a traffic infraction at the corner of Union and Third streets around 7:40 p.m. Officers allegedly detected the strong odor of burning marijuana from inside the vehicle and two bags and a separate container were reportedly recovered from inside the vehicle. Perkins was issued tickets and will appear in Westfield Village Court at a later date.