Local Man Arrested on Drug Charges

Kittanning Borough Police have filed charges against a North Grant Avenue man.

While investigating an assault and interviewing William Bump at his residence at 898 North Grant Avenue, the officer detected the odor of marijuana coming from the residence. A search warrant was obtained through Magistrate James Andring’s office and served at the residence. As a result of the search, police found marijuana, plastic baggies, and pills, along with two safes and cash.

The police report also showed that minor children were present in the residence.

Misdemeanor charges were filed against Bump that included endangering the welfare of children, possession of a controlled substance, and possession of drug paraphernalia.

This incident occurred at approximately 4PM on Thursday, May 10.