Bangor traffic stop leads to underage drinking charges for 2 men

Posted May 09, 2012, at 11:27 a.m.

BANGOR, Maine — Two men were charged with underage drinking after a traffic stop on Ohio Street Tuesday night, according to police.

Sgt. Paul Edwards said a vehicle without its lights on was pulled over, and when police arrived, a strong odor of alcohol was coming from the car.

Passengers Cody Smith, 20, of Oxford and Brandon Allen, 20, of Vassalboro were found to be intoxicated and were charged with minor consuming liquor, Edwards said.

The driver was not charged with any crime, the sergeant said.