A speeding stop by police led to drug charges against the driver.
Pocono Mountain Regional police said Brian Shouldis, 49, of Swoyersville, was stopped for speeding at 9:56 a.m. Thursday along Route 115 at Burger Road in Blakeslee. At the stop police could smell the odor of marijuana coming from inside the vehicle.
Police subsequently searched the vehicle and recovered a small amount of marijuana. Police said charges of possession of a small amount of marijuana, possession of drug paraphernalia, and speeding 65 mph in a 55 zone, will be filed against Shouldis.