A Nesquehoning man was lodged in Carbon County Prison yesterday following arraignment on drug charges.
Paul Nicholas Niedzialek, West Center Street, was arraigned in the office of District Judge Casimir Kosciolek of Lansford.
The charges stem from an incident on March 11 in Nesquehoning.
He was charged with criminal conspiracy, which is a felony, and possession of drug paraphernalia and unlawful possession of a controlled substance, both misdemeanors.
The controlled substance allegedly was heroin.