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Drug Trafficking

Four charged with drug running on I-78 in Upper Saucon

Four Lancaster men are facing drug trafficking offenses after they were stopped early Thursday on Interstate 78 in Upper Saucon Township and found with heroin and drug paraphernalia, according to court records. Stanley Elam, 45, was driving at 3:40 a.m. west on I-78 in the area of Route 309 when he was stopped by a state trooper for having overly tinted windows and a broken brake light, records show. Darrel Green, 24, Edwin C. Bonilla, 23, and Jaila S. Simms, 26, were also in the car, records show. The state trooper who stopped the car noticed Elam had bloodshot eyes that were glassy and droopy, police said. Elam appeared nervous and stuttered and avoided eye contact when speaking to the...