Police: Ridge man high on drugs with infant in car

A Ridge man is accused of driving high with a child in the car when he nearly hit a police car.



Police say 21-year-old Wilfredo Figueroa was on Puritan Avenue in Shirley Tuesday night when he ran a stop sign and almost struck an unmarked cruiser.



According to officials, Figueroa had his girlfriend's 9-month-old in his vehicle along with two other passengers.



Figueroa is being charged with endangering the welfare of a child and possession of marijuana.


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