Tamaqua police reported on March 7, Shayne N. Earle, 29, of MaryD and Tamaqua, was observed drinking alcohol at Kellner's Dam, Clemens Lane.

Upon approach, Earle consented to a search. The search resulted in officers finding a pipe used for smoking marijuana. He was then arrested for possession of drug paraphernalia.

This was the second time in less than two months Earle was charged with possession of drug paraphernalia.