Hanover Twp. man arrested on drug trafficking charges

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HANOVER TWP. — Township police and the Luzerne County Drug Task Force arrested Rashawn Jemel Herrington, 26, on drug trafficking charges after allegedly finding methamphetamine and marijuana inside his Luzerne Street residence.

Authorities served a search warrant at Herrington’s house on Wednesday when they allegedly found methamphetamine, marijuana, packaging materials and a digital scale.

Street value of the methamphetamine was about $1,500, authorities said.

Herrington was charged with three counts of possession with intent to deliver a controlled substance, two counts of possession of a controlled substance and one count of possession of drug paraphernalia. He was jailed at the Luzerne County Correctional Facility for lack of $100,000 bail.