SHAMOKIN — A 36-year-old Shamokin man, who is a convicted felon, was taken into custody Thursday afternoon at his apartment and charged with a firearms offense, possessing heroin and possessing drug paraphernalia.

Weselley Markwith, of 305 E. Sunbury St., Apt. 2, was arraigned by video Friday morning by Magisterial District Judge John Gembic III and committed to Northumberland County Jail in lieu of $10,000 cash bail.

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