Bail is set at $15,000 for a Lyons Falls man who led Lewis County sheriff's deputies on a short pursuit Tuesday afternoon.

Deputies say they initially tried to stop 25 year old Brandon Dicesare for speeding in the on State Route 12 in the town of Leyden. When they caught him, he had a small amount of marijuana and and a spring-loaded knife.

Among the charges were criminal possession of a weapon, unlawfully fleeing a police officer, aggravated unlicensed operation, and circumventing an ignition interlock device.

He was arraigned in Lowville village court.