MOUNT CARMEL - The following hearing took place Wednesday before Magisterial District Judge Hugh A. Jones.

The defendant ordered to appear for plea court April 29 in Northumberland County Courthouse, Sunbury, can plead guilty or no contest, or seek a trial by pleading not guilty.

n Charges of driving under the influence and careless driving were waived to court by David M. Brown, 29, of 29 N. Chestnut St., Mount Carmel.

He was charged following a traffic stop at Center and Market streets Jan. 3 by Mount Carmel Borough Police Patrolman William Adamski.