HANOVER TWP. — Township police and the Luzerne County Drug Task Force with the state Office of Attorney General arrested a Plains Township man and seized seven pounds of marijuana from a residence on Chestnut Street on Tuesday.
Floyd Anthony Lewin, 27, of Henry Street, was charged with possession with intent to deliver a controlled substance and possession of a controlled substance. He was arraigned by District Judge Joseph Halesey in Hanover Township and jailed at the Luzerne County Correctional Facility for lack of $20,000 bail.
Police said Lewin formerly lived in the Chestnut Street residence that was searched, which led to the discovery of the marijuana that had a street value of about $10,500.
Police said the marijuana was delivered to the residence by a courier.