Olisa Uzoegwu, 20, and Chidubem Adi, 19, were arrested for possessing forged credit cards and a credit card encoder. Police officers stopped them after their vehicle ran a red light at around 3 a.m on Saturday morning on Long Island in New York.
During the stop, the officers noticed a bag of marijuana on the rear seat. After further investigation, the officers found that the men were in possession of four forged credit cards and a credit card encoder, police said. The vehicle also had a fake license plate.
Uzoegwu was charged with four counts of criminal possession of a forged instrument, criminal possession of a forgery device, false personation, and unlicensed driver.
Adi was charged with criminal possession of a forged instrument in the second degree, unauthorized possession of marijuana and false personation.