Centralia Man Facing Charges Following Home Search

CENTRALIA — A Centralia man already on probation was arrested Tuesday after a search of his home revealed drug paraphernalia.

32-year-old Kenneth Eldridge was taken into custody after his probation officer and Marion County Sheriff’s Deputies found hypodermic syringes and a cotton swab that field tested for heroin residue.  A convicted felon, Eldridge also allegedly had ammunition.

He was taken to the Marion County Jail after his arrest for possession of a controlled substance and illegal possession of ammunition by a felon.