4 charged with drug offenses

Four people have been charged with various drug offenses, according to court records. Those charged and the police departments invovled were:

Raoul Verulim Bontem, 19, of Hershey; Pennsylvania College of Technology police; possession of a controlled subtance and paraphernalia; also charged for allegedly purchasing alcohol for a person under the age of 21; released on $1,500 bail.

Eric Wayne Applegate, 28, of Lopez; city police; possession of drug paraphernalia on Aug. 18; sent a summons to appear before a district judge.

Michael John Mankos, 31, of Slatington; city police; possession of drug paraphernalia on March 6; sent a summons to appear before a district judge.

Daniel James Williams Jr., 28, of 510 Lycoming St.; city police; possession of controlled substance and paraphernalia; released on $75,000 bail.