Two city men face drug charges

The Times-Tribune - - Local / State - — STAFF RE­PORT

City po­lice charged two men af­ter a week­long in­ves­ti­ga­tion in West Scran­ton.

An­gel Omar Castel­lanos Leone, 18, 116 10th Ave., faces sev­eral felony drug counts. Po­lice said they bought heroin and mar­i­juana from him at his home dur­ing the in­ves­ti­ga­tion.

On Thurs­day, po­lice searched Leone’s home and seized cash, nearly 300 grams of mar­i­juana and dig­i­tal scales, among other items. When they ar­rested Leone, he had mar­i­juana and a stun gun.

Frankeli Soto, 23, no fixed ad­dress, was at Leone’s home dur­ing the po­lice search. He was charged with pos­ses­sion of mar­i­juana and drug para­pher­na­lia.

Bail and pre­lim­i­nary hear­ing in­for­ma­tion was not im­me­di­ately avail­able Thurs­day.

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