A call to West York Police from an observant resident led to the arrest of a Manchester man that yielded drugs and cash.
Police say a patrolman responded to the call about suspicious activity believed to be drug related about 5 p.m. Wednesday and stopped the Ford Explorer 23-year-old Tyler Michael Demmitt was driving in the 12000 block of West Poplar Street.
During the stop, police seized 6 ounces of marijuana, 6 grams of cocaine, a digital scale, drug paraphernalia and the Explorer Demmitt was driving, police say.
Police believe Demmitt was going to a nearby house to sell the drugs, police said.
But now Demmitt, of the 100 block of Poplar Street, is charged with two counts each of possession of a controlled substance and possession with intent to deliver and a single count of possession of drug paraphernalia, according to his court documents.
He is free on $7,500 bail, documents state. It is not known if Demmitt has retained an attorney.
Police encourage residents to continue to report suspected drug activity in West York by calling (717) 854-1975, or though the anonymous tip line at (717) 478-4788.
— Reach Greg Gross at email@example.com.