Skip to main content

Vehicle stop leads to drug arrest

Published October 17. 2009 09:00AM

A vehicle stop in Monroe County has led to a drug arrest.

Pocono Mountain Regional police said Ryan Harper, 19, of Tobyhanna, was stopped about 2:01 a.m. on Thursday, Oct. 15, along SR196 near the minit mart for faulty tail lights on his vehicle. After a conflict in names given by the driver and different stories given by a passenger, police asked Harper to exit the vehicle to determine his true identity. A consent search was conducted and found on Harper was a small amount of marijuana and drug paraphernalia.

Harper was placed under arrest and charged with possesssion of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia.

Classified Ads

Event Calendar


October 2017


Upcoming Events

Twitter Feed


Bombers get creative with parade floats

40.8014826, -75.6101867

Some of Palmerton’...

Man faces charges for shooting his dog

40.8014826, -75.6101867

Charges have been...

Extension hosts annual dinner

40.7986942, -75.8104747

The Carbon County Ex...

Reader Photo Galleries