The Berkshire Eagle reports two local men were arrested on charges of carrying an illegal firearm and seven ounces of cannabis.

According to information provided by the Massachusetts State Police, on Monday, Dec. 21, Trooper Jacob Eugin, of the State Police-Cheshire barracks, was on patrol in North Adams shortly before 4 p.m.

He conducted a random inquiry on the license plate of a Buick sedan, which turned up a suspended license for the owner of the Buick sedan.

The trooper pulled the car over. The owner was driving the car, and the passenger was not carrying a license either.