On May 18, 2020 at approximately 8:17pm an officer with NHPD was approached by a concerned citizen. The citizen stated that they observed someone using drugs to the rear of a business located in the 200 Block of East Main Street (New Holland Borough). Officers arrived and identified the described male as Ricky Welsh (age 49 of New Holland). During the interaction with Welsh it was discovered that he was in possession of a small amount of methamphetamine and associated paraphernalia. Welsh was taken in to custody. The above charges were filed against Welsh by NHPD.
Welsh is presumed innocent.