Tobyhanna man arrested in Monroe
John Malone, 48, of Tobyhanna, was arrested by Pocono Mountain Regional police on charges of possession of marijuana following an incident at 7:28 p.m. Nov. 21 at the intersection of state routes 940 and 314 in Pocono Summit, Tobyhanna Township.
Police said they observed a vehicle on the shoulder of 940 with its four-way flashers activated and stopped to investigate.
Upon approaching the vehicle, police said, they detected an odor of marijuana emanating from inside the car and observed marijuana debris on Malone's clothing.
Police said a search of the vehicle revealed a plastic container of marijuana and related paraphernalia inside the car.