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Authorities investigate the death of Sarah E. Jones, 61, at 1332 W. Holly St., Coal Township, Sunday afternoon.

COAL TOWNSHIP — A 39-year-old Coal Township man, who is considered by police a potential suspect in connection with the death of a woman found Sunday afternoon in an upstairs bedroom at 1332 W. Holly St., has been charged with drug offenses.

Christopher M. Depka, of 1332 W. Holly St., was arraigned at approximately 11 p.m. Sunday by Magisterial District Judge John Gembic III on misdemeanors of possessing methamphetamine, possessing a small amount of marijuana and possessing drug paraphernalia relating to an incident Sunday at his home.

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