Couple Locked Up On Drug Charges

An estranged Columbia County couple is in the Northumberland County lock up charged in connection with the distribution and possession of heroin, fentanyl, and methamphetamine. 25-year-old Katelyn Mickel and her estranged husband 29-year-old Richard Smith, both of Berwick, were taken into custody following undercover investigation that led to a drug transaction early Friday morning in the parking lot of Weis Markets in Shamokin.