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:

Lewis Comstock Sr., 52, Sayre, PA, entered a plea of guilty to Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol and Resisting Arrest. Comstock will be sentenced on May 13, 2013, following preparation of a presentence report by the Bradford County Probation Department. Officer Bruce Hoffman of the Sayre Borough Police Department arrested Comstock for the offense in August 2012.

James D. Harris, 36, Martin's Ferry, OH, entered a plea of guilty to the offense of Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol. Harris will be sentenced on May 13, 2013, following preparation of a presentence report by the Bradford County Probation Department. Trooper Andrew Burian of the Pennsylvania State Police arrested Harris for the offense in January 2010 following investigation of an incident that occurred in Troy Township.

Shane R. Kelley, 41, Meshoppen, PA, entered a plea of guilty to the offense of Driving Under Influence of Alcohol, a misdemeanor of the first degree. Kelley will be sentenced on May 13, 2013, following preparation of a presentence report by the Bradford County Probation Department. Officer Matthew Chamberlain of the Laceyville Police Department arrested Kelley for the offense in October 2012.

Kenneth P. Dalton, 49, Wysox, PA, entered a plea of guilty to the offense of Criminal Use of a Communication Facility. Dalton will be sentenced on May 13, 2013, following preparation of a presentence report by the Bradford County Probation Department. An Agent of the Pennsylvania State Police Vice and Narcotics Unit arrested Dalton for the offense in November 2011 following investigation of an incident that occurred in Towanda Township.

Joshua Ellenberger, 28, Canton, PA, entered a plea of guilty to the offense of Theft by Unlawful Taking. Ellenberger will be sentenced on May 13, 2013, following preparation of a presentence report by the Bradford County Probation Department. Trooper Michael Mislevy of the Pennsylvania State Police arrested Ellenberger for the offense in August 2012 following investigation of an incident that occurred in Canton Township.

Travis S. Fedock, 21, Chemung, NY, entered a plea of guilty to the offense of Simple Assault. Fedock will be sentenced on May 13, 2013, following preparation of a presentence report by the Bradford County Probation Department. Officer Nathan Ross of the Sayre Borough Police Department arrested Fedock for the offense in January 2013.

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

Russell Lattimer, 58, Lawton, PA, was sentenced to 36 to 83 years in a Pennsylvania State Correctional Facility for Rape and other sex crimes. Judge Maureen Beirne, President Judge of the Court of Common Pleas, imposed the sentence after a sentencing hearing. Judge Beirne also ruled that Lattimer would be designated as a sexually violent predator. Lattimer was convicted by a jury on November 15, 2012. He was arrested in April by Trooper Mark Keyes of the Pennsylvania State Police.

Kerista Jo Wandell, 19, South Waverly, NY was sentenced to probation for a total term of six months for Theft By Unlawful Taking and Possession of a Controlled Substance. Wandell was also ordered to pay restitution in the amount of $821.00, and she will lose her Pennsylvania driving privilege for six months. Sergeant Daniel Reynolds of the Sayre Borough Police Department arrested Wandell for the offenses in October 2012.

Richard J. Straub, 24, no permanent address, was sentenced to a term of imprisonment in a Pennsylvania State Correctional Facility of from three years to 10 years for the offense of Robbery; he was also ordered to pay restitution in the amount of $821.00. Sergeant Daniel Reynolds of the Sayre Borough Police Department arrested Straub for the offense in October 2012.

Dylan Olmstead, 20, Rome, PA, was sentenced to probation for a term of two years, and a fine of $300.00, for the offense of Receiving Stolen Property; he was also ordered to pay restitution in the amount of $2000.00. Trooper Miranda Musick of the Pennsylvania State Police arrested Olmstead for the offense in April 2012 after an incident that occurred in Windham Township.

Lindsey Bashore, 19, Lockwood, NY, was sentenced to a term of imprisonment in the Bradford County Correctional Facility of from 81 days to 163 days for the offense of Unauthorized Use of a Motor Vehicle. Trooper Michael Mislevy of the Pennsylvania State Police arrested Bashore for the offense in August 2012 after an incident that occurred in Franklin Township.

Thomas C. Harper, 27, Troy, PA, was ordered to pay a fine of $500.00 for the offense of Hindering Apprehension of Another Person. Deputy Sheriff Brian Wibirt of the Bradford County Sheriff's Department arrested Harper for the offense in June 2011 after an incident that occurred in Troy Borough.

Michael S. Zampier, 40, Waverly, NY, was sentenced to a total term of imprisonment of from one year to two years for the offenses of Resisting Arrest and Obstruction of the Administration of Justice or Other Governmental Function. Officer Bruce Hoffman of the Sayre Borough Police Department arrested Zampier for the offense in October 2012.

Angel Dean, 38, Ulster, PA, was sentenced to probation for a term of six months, and a fine of $100.00, for the offense of Delivery of a Controlled Substance. Dean was also ordered to pay restitution in the amount of $120.00 and she will lose her Pennsylvania driving privilege for six months. Agents of the Pennsylvania State Police Vice and Narcotics Unit arrested Dean for the offense in August 2011 after an incident that occurred in Ulster Township.

Thomas M. Krause, 48, Canton, PA, was sentenced to probation for a term of one year for the offense of Simple Assault. Trooper Michael Moser of the Pennsylvania State Police arrested Krause for the offense in September 2012 after an incident that occurred in Canton Township.

James Yates, 37, Towanda, PA, was sentenced to a term of imprisonment in the Bradford County Correctional Facility of from four days to six months, and a fine of $500.00, for the offense of Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol; Yates will also lose his Pennsylvania driving privilege for 12 months. Trooper Kevin Hibson of the Pennsylvania State Police arrested Yates for the offense in April 2012 after an incident that occurred in Towanda Borough.

Jennifer Jo Heasley, 37, Troy, PA, was sentenced to probation for a term of six months for the offense of Endangering the Welfare of a Child. Officer Michael Northrup of the Troy Borough Police Department arrested Heasley for the offense in October 2011.

Jody M. Applebee, 52, Monroeton, PA, was sentenced to probation for a term of one year, and a fine of $1000.00, for the offenses of Delivery of a Controlled Substance and Possession of a Controlled Substance. Applebee was also ordered to pay restitution in the amount of $109.50 and he will lose his Pennsylvania driving privilege 12 months. Agents of the Pennsylvania State Police Vice and Narcotics Unit arrested Applebee for the offenses in July and December 2012 after incidents that occurred in Monroe Township.

Emily Benjamin, 23, Towanda, PA, was sentenced to probation for a term of nine months, and a fine of $100.00, for the offense of Theft By Deception; she was also ordered to pay restitution in the amount of $182.00. Officer Thomas Wilson of the Sayre Borough Police Department arrested Benjamin for the offense in October 2012.

Jonathan Cummings, 20, Columbia Crossroads, PA, was sentenced to a term of imprisonment in the Bradford County Correctional Facility of from 179 days to 23 and one-half months, and a fine of $300.00, for the offense of Simple Assault. Officer Cody Welch of the Athens Township Police Department arrested Cummings for the offense in October 2012.

Allen K. Houseweart, 45, Canton, PA, was sentenced to a term of imprisonment in the Bradford County Correctional Facility of from 10 days to six months, and a fine of $1000.00, for the offense of Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol; Houseweart will also lose his Pennsylvania driving privilege for 12 months. Trooper James Dughi of the Pennsylvania State Police arrested Houseweart for the offense in October 2012.

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:

Mark M. Capwell, 19, Rome, PA, charged with Possession of Drug Paraphernalia in November 2012 by Corporal Norman Strauss of the Pennsylvania State Police, was accepted into the ARD Program and placed on probation for a term of six months. While on probation Capwell will be subject to supervision by the Bradford County Probation Department, which supervision will include monitoring for drug or alcohol use.

Additionally, Capwell must perform 20 hours community service.

Michael T. Pierce, 48, Barton, NY, charged with Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol in November 2012 by Officer Richard Horton of the Athens Township Police Department, was accepted into the ARD Program and placed on probation for a term of 12 months. While on probation Pierce will be subject to supervision by the Bradford County Probation Department, which supervision will include monitoring for drug or alcohol use.

Additionally, Pierce 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.

Lee A. Derouen, 41, New Iberia, LA, charged with Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol in November 2012 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 Derouen will be subject to supervision by the Bradford County Probation Department, which supervision will include monitoring for drug or alcohol use.

Additionally, Derouen 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.

Erick Dabek, 35, Bound Brook, NJ, charged with the offense of Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol in November 2012 by Trooper Matthew Grebeck of the Pennsylvania State Police, was accepted into the ARD Program and placed on probation for a term of 12 months. While on probation Dabek will be subject to supervision by the Bradford County Probation Department, which supervision will include monitoring for drug or alcohol use.

Additionally, Dabek 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.