Three charged with drug offenses in separate cases

Trent Michael Davis, 25, of 1211 W. Fourth St., has been arrested on charges of delivery of a controlled substance and conspiracy for selling .6 grams of suspected fentanyl to an undercover officer in the 1700 block of East Third Street in Loyalsock Township on Dec. 10, investigators with the county’s Narcotics Enforcement Unit alleged in an affidavit. Following his arraignment before District Judge William Solomon, he was initially jailed, but is now free on $150,000 bail.

In another case, Melissa Ann Chirdon, 44, of 815 W. Fourth St., has been charged with possession of a controlled substance, possession of marijuana and disorderly conduct in the 100 block of Maynard Street about 10 a.m. on June 18, city police said. In addition to marijuana, she allegedly had 16 pills of gabapentin (used to treat seizures), but did not have a prescription for the controlled substance. She remains jailed in lieu of $5,000 bail.

In another case, Jamarl Brunson, 51, of Watsontown, has been charged with possession of a controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia for having three bags of heroin in the 1800 block of West Third Street on March 19, city police alleged. He has been sent a summons to appear before a district judge.


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