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LOCKPORT – A man who sold painkillers in North Tonawanda and a man who drove drunk in the Town of Lockport in an unrelated incident both pleaded guilty Thursday before State Supreme Court Justice Richard C. Kloch Sr.

Steven J. Hummel, 20, of Oliver Street, North Tonawanda, was admitted to the judicial diversion program of court-supervised drug treatment after pleading guilty to fourth-degree criminal sale of a controlled substance. He sold buprenorphine March 16 and 20, 2012.

Jason R. Mucha, 43, of Old Beattie Road, Lockport, admitted to felony driving while intoxicated and was scheduled for sentencing May 31. He was arrested Sept. 23 after police followed his auto to his home; his blood alcohol content was measured at 0.16 percent.