Man allegedly tried to sell pills to store cashier
An intoxicated 23-year-old city man has been jailed after he was caught allegedly trying to sell Xanax at Wal-Mart, 1015 N. Loyalsock Ave., during the early morning hours of Oct. 19, according to Montoursville police.
Cody A. Novinger, of 501 Hawthorne Ave., was under the influence “of an unknown substance” when he tried to sell the drug to a store employee about 4 a.m., police said.
Already on probation for disorderly conduct and harassment, Novinger automatically was placed in the Lycoming County Prison on a probation violation. He was arraigned before District Judge Gary A. Whiteman on charges of possession with intent to deliver 16 Xanax pills and illegal possession of Xanax. He remains incarcerated in lieu of $15,000 bail.