Woman faces drug charges

JERSEY SHORE – A Mifflin Township woman faces drug charges after her husband found marijuana in her purse and called the state police, according to court records filed at the office of District Jerry C. Lepley.

Julie Ann Maher, 34, of 4800 Route 287, has been charged with possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia following the incident at the couple’s residence on March 16, state police said.

When questioned by a state trooper, Maher admitted that marijuana was hers and that she uses it for “personal use.” She has been sent a summons to appear before Lepley.