Bradford County District Attorney Daniel J. Barrett, announced that the following persons recently entered guilty pleas in the Bradford County Court of Common Pleas, Towanda:

Kyle Decker, 27, Towanda, Pa., entered a plea of guilty to the offense of Conspiracy to Commit Delivery of a Controlled Substance, a felony.

Decker will be sentenced following preparation of a presentence report by the Bradford County Probation Department. At sentencing, Decker faces a maximum sentence of five years plus fine(s), costs, restitution to victims, and any other conditions deemed appropriate to the sentencing court.

Agents of the Pennsylvania State Police Vice and Narcotics Unit arrested Decker for the offense in December 2011 following investigation of an incident that occurred in Towanda Township.

Christopher Boyer, 39, Sayre, Pa., entered a plea of guilty to the offense of Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol, a misdemeanor.

Boyer will be sentenced on October 18, 2012, following preparation of a presentence report by the Bradford County Probation Department. At sentencing, Boyer faces a maximum sentence of up to six months plus fine(s), costs, restitution to victims, loss of Pennsylvania driving privilege for at least 12 months, and any other conditions deemed appropriate by the sentencing court.

Officer Travis Snyder of the Sayre Borough Police Department arrested Boyer for the offense in March 2012.

Robert Dawson, 39, Waverly, N.Y., entered a plea of guilty to the offense of Unauthorized Use of a Motor Vehicle, a misdemeanor of the second degree.

Dawson will be sentenced on October 15, 2012, following preparation of a presentence report by the Bradford County Probation Department. At sentencing, Dawson faces a maximum sentence of up to two years plus fine(s), costs, restitution to victims, and any other conditions deemed appropriate by the sentencing court.

Officer Timothy Cahill of the Athens Borough Police Department arrested Dawson for the offense in March 2012.

Danielle Abbot, 21, entered a plea of guilty to the offense of Criminal Attempt to Commit Theft by Unlawful Taking, a misdemeanor of the first degree.

Abbott will be sentenced on October 18, 2012, following preparation of a presentence report by the Bradford County Probation Department. At sentencing, Abbott faces a maximum sentence of up to five years plus fine(s), costs, restitution to victims, and any other conditions deemed appropriate by the sentencing court.

Trooper Thad Warnick of the Pennsylvania State Police arrested Abbott for the offense in March 2012 following investigation of an incident that occurred in Troy Township.

David Lee Brown, 19, Towanda, Pa., entered a plea of guilty to the offense of Theft by Unlawful Taking, a felony of the third degree.

Brown will be sentenced on October 15, 2012, following preparation of a presentence report by the Bradford County Probation Department. At sentencing Brown faces a maximum sentence of up to seven years plus fine(s), costs, restitution to victims, and any other conditions deemed appropriate by the sentencing court.

Officer Ryan Edsell of the Towanda Borough Police Department arrested Brown for the offense in July 2012.

Nicole Decker, 23, Towanda, Pa., entered a plea of guilty to the offense of Possession of a Controlled Substance and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, each a misdemeanor.

Decker will be sentenced on October 15, 2012, following preparation of a presentence report by the Bradford County Probation Department. At sentencing, Decker faces a maximum sentence of up to two years plus fine(s), costs, restitution to victims, loss of Pennsylvania driving privilege for at least six months, and any other conditions deemed appropriate by the sentencing court.

Trooper Brandon Allis of the Pennsylvania State Police arrested Decker for the offense in February 2012 following investigation of an incident that occurred in Towanda Township.

Rowena Derck, 22, Rome, Pa., entered a plea of guilty to the offense of Statutory Sexual Assault, a felony of the second degree, and Corruption of Minors, a misdemeanor of the first degree.

Derck will be sentenced on October 15, 2012, following preparation of a presentence report by the Bradford County Probation Department. At sentencing, Derck faces a maximum sentence of up to 15 years plus fine(s), costs, restitution to victims, and any other conditions deemed appropriate by the sentencing court.

Trooper Nathan Lewis of the Pennsylvania State Police arrested Derck for the offense in March 2012 following investigation of an incident that occurred in Rome Borough.

Bradford County District Attorney Daniel J. Barrett, announced that the following persons were recently sentenced in the Bradford County Court of Common Pleas, Towanda:

Bryan Morgan, 26, Canton, Pa. was sentenced to a term of imprisonment in the Bradford County Correctional Facility of from 100 days to 23 months, 29 days, followed by probation for a term of six months, for the offenses of Criminal trespass, a felony of the third degree, and Theft by Unlawful Taking, a misdemeanor of the second degree. Morgan was also ordered to pay fines totaling $1550.00 and rstitution in the amount of $767.00. The sentences were imposed following earlier guilty pleas.

Trooper Miranda Musick of the Pennsylvania State Police arrested Morgan for the offense in 2011 after an incident that occurred in Canton Township.

Morgan may be eligible for parole after serving the minimum sentenceand, if paroled, he will be subject to supervision and monitoring by the Bradford County Probation Department.

Tyler Gable, 21, Waverly, N.Y., was sentenced to a term of imprisonment in the Bradford County Correctional Facility of from 90 days to 12 months, and a fine of $1500, the Offense of Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol, a misdemeanor of the first degree. Gable will also lose his Pennsylvania driving privilege for 18 months. The sentence was imposed following an earlier guilty plea.

Corporal Norman Strauss, III, of the Pennsylvania State Police arrested Gable for the offense in May 2011 after an incident that occurred in Athens Borough.

Gable may be eligible for parole after serving the minimum sentence and, if paroled, he will be subject to supervision and monitoring by the Bradford County Probation Department.

Shawn Poole, 24, Towanda, Pa., was sentenced to a total term of imprisonment in the Bradford County Correctional Facility of from 10 days to 12 months, and fines totaling $800.00, for two counts of the offense of Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol, each a misdemeanor. Poole will also lose his Pennsylvania driving privilege for 24 months. The sentences were imposed following earlier guilty pleas.

Trooper Wayne Dunkling of the Pennsylvania State Police and Officer Thomas VanFleet of the Athens Township Police, respectively, arrested Poole for the offense in June 2011 and January 2012 after incidents that occurred in Terry and Athens Townships.

Poole may be eligible for parole after serving the minimum total sentence and, if paroled, he will be subject to supervision and monitoring by the Bradford County Probation Department.

Michelle Sampson, Canton, Pa., was sentenced to probation for a total term of 18 months, and fines totaling $600.00, for two counts of Theft by Deception graded as a misdemeanor of the first degree and a misdemeanor, respectively. Sampson was also ordered to pay restitution in the total amount of $1326.52. The sentence was imposed following earlier guilty pleas.

Trooper Jeffrey Sredenschek of the Pennsylvania State Police arrested Sampson for the offenses in August 2011 after incidents that occurred in Bradford County.

While on probation, Sampson will be subject to supervision and monitoring by the Bradford County Probation Department; violation of a probation condition can result in revocation of probation and resentencing.

 

Caleb Alexander, 20, Wysox, Pa., was sentenced to a term of imprisonment in the Bradford County Correctional Facility of from three months to 12 months, and a fine of $500.00, for the offense of Delivery of a Controlled Substance, a felony. Alexander was also ordered to reimburse the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania in the amount of $80.00 for money expended in purchasing a controlled substance during the event leading to his arrest, and he will lose his Pennsylvania driving privilege for six months. The sentence was imposed following an earlier guilty plea.

Agents of the Pennsylvania State Police Vice and Narcotics Unit arrested Alexander for the offense in February 2012 after an incident that occurred in Towanda Borough.

Alexander may be eligible for parole after serving the minimum sentence, and, if paroled, he will be subject to supervision and monitoring by the Bradford County Probation Department.

Amanda Robbins, 27, Waverly, N.Y., was sentenced to a total term of imprisonment in a Pennsylvania State Correctional Facility of from four months to 24 months, and fines totaling $1250.00, for the offenses of Criminal Trespass, a misdemeanor of the first degree, Resisting Arrest, a misdemeanor of the second degree, and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, a misdemeanor. The sentences were imposed following earlier guilty pleas.

Officer Jeremy Horton of the Sayre Borough Police Department arrested Robbins for the offense in May 2012.

Robbins may be eligible for parole after serving the minimum sentence and if paroled, she will be subject to supervision and monitoring by the Pennsylvania Board of Probation and Parole.

Bradford County District Attorney Daniel J. Barrett announced that the following persons were recently accepted into the Accelerated Rehabilitative Disposition (ARD) program in the Bradford County Court of Common Pleas, Towanda:

Barry Morgan, 37, Granville Summit, Pa., charged with the offense of Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol in May 2012 by Officer Steven Vanderpool of the Canton Borough Police Department, was accepted into the ARD Program and placed on probation for a term of nine months. While on probation Morgan will be subject to supervision by the Bradford County Probation Department, which supervision will include monitoring for drug or alcohol use.

Additionally, Morgan must perform community service with the DUI Litter Brigade and attend a Victim Impact Panel.

Molly Ferguson, 29, Towanda, Pa., charged with the offense of Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol in April 2012 by Corporal Albert Ogden of the Pennsylvania State Police, was accepted into the ARD Program and placed on probation for a term of 12 months. While on probation Ferguson will be subject to supervision by the Bradford County Probation Department, which supervision will include monitoring for drug or alcohol use.

Additionally, Ferguson must perform community service with the DUI Litter Brigade and attend a Victim Impact Panel; she also will lose her Pennsylvania driving privilege for 60 days.

Trevor A. Pollock, 30, Bossier, La., charged with the offense of Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol in November 2011 by Trooper Joseph Mitchell of the Pennsylvania State Police, was accepted into the ARD Program and placed on probation for a term of 12 months. While on probation Pollock will be subject to supervision by the Bradford County Probation Department, which supervision will include monitoring for drug or alcohol use.

Additionally, Pollock must perform community service with the DUI Litter Brigade and attend a Victim Impact Panel; he also will lose his Pennsylvania driving privilege for 60 days.

John B. Cotter, 34, Ulster, Pa., charged with the offense of Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol in December 2011 by Trooper Wayne Dunkling of the Pennsylvania State Police, was accepted into the ARD Program and placed on probation for a term of 12 months. While on probation Cotter will be subject to supervision by the Bradford County Probation Department, which supervision will include monitoring for drug or alcohol use.

Additionally, Cotter must perform community service with the DUI Litter Brigade and attend a Victim Impact Panel; he also will lose his Pennsylvania driving privilege for 60 days.