Theft report leads to drug charges

LINDEN — On Oct. 22, James Simbeck, 30, of Linden, reported to state police at Montoursville that several items had been stolen from a residence at 201 Harvest Moon Park, Lycoming County.

When police went to the home to investigate, they found Simbeck in possession of narcotics and the theft was found to be unable to be substantiated.