A vehicle stop by members of the Pocono Mountain Regional police has led to drug charges against the driver and a passenger.
Police said a stop was made about 8:12 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 15, along Summit Avenue, at the Salvation Army store parking lot, in Pocono Summit, Coolbaugh Township, for a vehicle code violation.
The driver was identified as Samuel Gaston, 21, of Swiftwater.
A search of the vehicle and passenger, Kenneth Benitez, 25, of Jessup, was conducted. Found was marijuana and drug paraphernalia.