2 charged with possession of pot

ELKLAND – Two people were charged with possession of marijuana following traffic stops recently.

According to documents filed at District Judge Brian Edgcomb’s office, they are:

Drake E. Velasquez, 29, of 441 Antrim Main St., Wellsboro, charged by state police following a traffic stop on Route 15 South, Lawrence Township Feb. 29.

He was issued a summons to appear at a July 18 preliminary hearing.

Charley R. Bacon, 53, of 1092 North Fork Road, Westfield, charged by state police with possession of a small amount of marijuana after he crashed his car on North Road, Brookfield Township June 9.

He was issued a summons to appear Aug. 15.