By: Don Shaw email: don.shaw@pennsylvaniachronicle.com (570) 543-2961

Mahanoy Township Police make largest drug bust in department’s history

Mahanoy Township Police make largest drug bust in department’s history

Mahanoy City, PA

Today Mahanoy Township Police say they made their largest drug arrest, ever, today October 10, 2019.  Shawn Murphy and Marvin Houtz were charged with Possession with the intent to deliver, Possession of Paraphernalia and Trespass by motor vehicle.

Mahanoy Township police say they seized over $3000 worth of and drugs which include Marijuana, Methamphetamine, THC oil and Hash along with $1700 of cash. Police also seized a .380 hand gun.

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Don Shaw

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