Three charged in Banksville drug bust

| Wednesday, Oct. 12, 2011

Pittsburgh police found hallucinogenic mushrooms, marijuana and drug packaging material in a drug bust yesterday in Banksville.

Police searched a home on Allender Avenue after police received information about the drugs.

Police arrested two residents -- Adam Dan, 37, and Kristine Stokan, 26 -- and charged them with possession with intent to deliver, conspiracy and other crimes. They were taken to the Allegheny County Jail.

A third person at the scene, Joseph Griffin, 37, of Penn Hills was charged with possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia. He was released and will be sent a summons in the mail, police said.

Police also found digital scales and about $1,000 at the home, police said.

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