Teen charged with drug possession

ELKLAND – Karissa S. Rockwell, 19, of 79 Skyline Drive, Lawrenceville, was charged by state police with possession of a controlled substance, after drugs allegedly were found at her residence in Jackson Township during a home check July 2.

According to documents filed at District Judge Brian Edgcomb’s office, police found 34 Soma muscle relaxant pills and a glass pipe that smelled like burnt pot, and a small aluminum tube in a pouch hidden in her room.

She was issued a summons to appear at an Aug. 22 preliminary hearing.