Po­lice: Teen sold drugs near school

North Penn Life - - News - By Jour­nal Reg­is­ter News Ser­vice

oobert ae­wayne Weyant, 19, of Wood­land arive in Lans­dale, has been ar­rested on drug charges fol­low­ing an in­ves­ti­ga­tion car­ried out over sev­eral weeks, ac­cord­ing to Lans­dale po­lice.

Lans­dale po­lice re­port­edly re­ceived in­for­ma­tion that Weyant was in­volved in the sale of drugs, po­lice said. Bor­ough po­lice RI­fiFHrs DssLJnHG WR WKH Mont­gomery County ais- trict At­tor­ney’s Lo­cal arug Task Force con­ducted sur­veil­lance on Weyant at his res­i­dence on two sep­a­rate oc­ca­sions — in Fe­bru­ary and March 201P — and each time they al­legedly ob­served him make a drug trans­ac­tion with an­other in­di­vid­ual, po­lice said.

Lans­dale po­lice re­cov­ered the drugs Weyant al­legedly sold both times, and the sub­stances were de­ter­mined to be mar­i­juana, ac­cord­ing to po­lice.

TDsN IRrFH RI­fiFHrs DORnJ with Lans­dale de­tec­tives DnG SDWrRO RI­fiFHrs sHrvHG a search war­rant March 15 at Weyant’s home, which is lo­cated across the street from a school, and un­cov­ered ap­prox­i­mately 1 ounce of mar­i­juana, para­pher­na­lia and a dig­i­tal scale, po­lice said.

Weyant was ar­raigned be­fore aistrict Judge An­drea auffy of Mont­gomery Town­ship on sev­eral charges, in­clud­ing three felony counts of pos­ses­sion with the in­tent to de­liver a con­trolled sub­stance, and misdemeanor counts of pos­ses­sion of a con­trolled sub­stance, pos­ses­sion of drug para­pher­na­lia and a small amount of mar­i­juana, as well as re­ceipt in com­merce. He was taken to Mont­gomery County Cor­rec­tional Fa­cil­ity af­ter fail­ing to post bail set at 10 per­cent of A50,000. A pre­lim­i­nary hear­ing be­fore aistrict Judge Borek is ten­ta­tively sched­uled for April 9 at Lans­dale aistrict Court.

Robert De­wayne Weyant, 19, of Wood­land Drive in Lans­dale, has been ar­rested on drug charges.

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