The Fairview Township Police Department arrested 51-year old Douglas E. Messenger of N. Lincoln Street, Palmyra following an incident at a local hotel off Limekiln Road, New Cumberland in November 2017. On November 22 at 9:48 pm, a guest asked police to go into a room she had been sharing with Messenger. Inside the room, police observed a bag of suspected heroin, white powder on a countertop, and drug paraphernalia. The female advised that she and Messenger had been using the drugs throughout the night. The contraband was seized and sent to PSP lab for testing. The lab report indicated a positive results for cocaine and heroin. Charges were subsequently filed charging Messenger with Possession of a Controlled Substance and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.