Police find suspected illegal drugs while searching man at county prison

Charges are pending against a 58-year-old man after he was allegedly found in possession of illegal substances at the Centre County Correctional Facility.

State police at Rockview said the man had been arrested and was being searched about 1 p.m. Tuesday.

A prison staffer found small plastic bag containing an unknown brown substance in the man’s wallet.

Police said the substance is thought to be illegal narcotics and has been sent for testing.