Police: Mifflin man found to be under influence of narcotics

From staff reports

MEXICO – A Mifflin man who was found Tuesday afternoon at a Juniata County business hiding behind a table holding a pink stun gun and brass knuckles was under the influence of narcotics, Pennsylvania State Police Lewistown report.

Police said 35-year-old Benjamin Shelley Nealman arrived at about 2 p.m. at a business along West River Road in Walker Township when he rushed through the front door and frantically said that there were multiple people following him.

Nealman then ran to the back of the business and hid behind a table, police said. When police arrived, Nealman was found to be under the influence of narcotics, according to the report.

Police said after Nealman was arrested, he was also found to be in possession of drug paraphernalia.

Nealman was arraigned through Magisterial District Judge Jacqueline Leister’s office and was placed in the Mifflin County Correctional Facility in lieu of $10,000 bond.