2 men arraigned in Monessen drug sting
By The Valley Independent
Published: Saturday, Sept. 28, 2013, 12:31 a.m.
Two men arrested in a drug sting in Monessen Thursday were arraigned Friday before Magisterial District Judge Joseph Dalfonso in Monessen.
Aaron Michael Anderson, 30, of 412 Pearl Ave., Monessen, was charged with manufacture, delivery or possession with intent to deliver a controlled substance, possession of a controlled substance, and possession of drug paraphernalia. Dalfonso sent him to the Westmoreland County Detention Center in lieu of $100,000 straight cash bond.
Kevon E. Green, 41, of 401 Idlewood Road, in Penn Hills, was charged with manufacture, delivery or possession with intent to deliver a controlled substance, criminal conspiracy and possession of marijuana.
He was sent to the Westmoreland County Detention Center in lieu of $250,000 straight cash bond.
City police and agents from the state Attorney General's Drug Task Force executed a search warrant at Anderson's residence 5:50 p.m. Thursday, uncovering a large bag containing 460 grams of suspected marijuana on the side of a sofa, a bottle containing 20 small oxycodone pills, a Tupperware container containing 31 grams of suspected marijuana seeds, a plastic bag containing 57 grams of marijuana, and two digital scales.
They both face preliminary hearings at 9:45 a.m. Oct. 11 before Dalfonso.
Show commenting policy
TribLive commenting policy
You are solely responsible for your comments and by using TribLive.com you agree to our Terms of Service.
We moderate comments. Our goal is to provide substantive commentary for a general readership. By screening submissions, we provide a space where readers can share intelligent and informed commentary that enhances the quality of our news and information.
While most comments will be posted if they are on-topic and not abusive, moderating decisions are subjective. We will make them as carefully and consistently as we can. Because of the volume of reader comments, we cannot review individual moderation decisions with readers.
We value thoughtful comments representing a range of views that make their point quickly and politely. We make an effort to protect discussions from repeated comments either by the same reader or different readers.
We follow the same standards for taste as the daily newspaper. A few things we won't tolerate: personal attacks, obscenity, vulgarity, profanity (including expletives and letters followed by dashes), commercial promotion, impersonations, incoherence, proselytizing and SHOUTING. Don't include URLs to Web sites.
We do not edit comments. They are either approved or deleted. We reserve the right to edit a comment that is quoted or excerpted in an article. In this case, we may fix spelling and punctuation.
We welcome strong opinions and criticism of our work, but we don't want comments to become bogged down with discussions of our policies and we will moderate accordingly.
We appreciate it when readers and people quoted in articles or blog posts point out errors of fact or emphasis and will investigate all assertions. But these suggestions should be sent via e-mail. To avoid distracting other readers, we won't publish comments that suggest a correction. Instead, corrections will be made in a blog post or in an article.
- Card theft claim lands Charleroi woman in trouble
- North Charleroi man to stand trial for car thefts, arson charges
- Marion promotes autism awareness
- It’s ‘Sammy Vasquez Jr. Day’ in Monessen
- Electric heater blamed for Charleroi house fire
- Drug suspect’s escape try fails
- Belle Vernon man dies after being hit by train
- Charleroi woman jailed for burglaries
- Another Donora bank building getting new tenant
- Smithton native charged in Ohio with faking illness to raise money
- Charleroi Regional makes 3 drug arrests