Man charged with drug possession

JERSEY SHORE — State Police at Montoursville recently made a drug arrest.

According to police, at 5:44 p.m. on Oct. 3, police made a routine traffice stop on a 1994 Chevrolet Cruze being driven by Christopher Welch, 35, of Jersey Shore. It was discovered that Welch was in possession of small amount of marijuana and drug paraphernalia.

The traffic stop took place along state Route 220 in Woodward Township, Lycoming County.

Charges were filed through district court.