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:

Eric S. Horn, 47, Towanda, PA, charged with the offense of Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol in April 2012 by Trooper Wayne Dunkling of the Pennsylvania State Police, was accepted into the ARD Program and placed on probation for a term of nine months. While on probation Horn will be subject to supervision by the Bradford County Probation Department, which supervision will include monitoring for drug or alcohol use.

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

William J. Jennings, 40, Granville Summit, PA, charged with the offense of Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol in April 2012 by Trooper David Sweeney of the Pennsylvania State Police, was accepted into the ARD Program and placed on probation for a term of nine months. While on probation, Jennings will be subject to supervision by the Bradford County Probation Department, which supervision will include monitoring for drug or alcohol use. Additionally, Jennings must perform community service with the DUI Litter Brigade and attend a Victim Impact Panel; he will also lose his Pennsylvania driving privilege for 60 days.

Shannon L. Kellam, 35, Athens, PA, charged with the offense of Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol in February 2012 by Officer Nathan Ross of the Sayre Borough Police Department, was accepted into the ARD Program and placed on probation for a term of 12 months. While on probation, Kellam will be subject to supervision by the Bradford County Probation Department, which supervision will include monitoring for drug or alcohol use.

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

Clayton M. Smith, 20, Colmesneil, TX, charged with the offense of Unauthorized Use of a Motor Vehicle in June 2012 by Trooper Michael Trebendis of the Pennsylvania State Police, was accepted into the ARD Program and placed on probation for a term of 12 months. While on probation Smith will be subject to supervision by the Bradford County Probation Department, which supervision will include monitoring for drug or alcohol use.

Additionally, Smith must perform 40 hours of community service and he was ordered to pay restitution in the amount of $10,984.

Brett W.Gray, 20, Towanda, PA, charged with the offense of Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol in March 2012 by Trooper Michael Moser of the Pennsylvania State Police, was accepted into the ARD Program and placed on probation for a term of six months. While on probation, Gray will be subject to supervision by the Bradford County Probation Department, which supervision will include monitoring for drug or alcohol use.

Additionally, Gray must perform not less than 40 hours of community service.

David G. Henry, 28, Appalachian, NY, charged with the offense of Driving under the Influence of Alcohol in October 2011 by Officer Jeremy Horton of the Sayre Borough Police Department, was accepted into the ARD Program and placed on probation for a term of 12 months. While on probation Henry will be subject to supervision by the Bradford County Probation Department, which supervision will include monitoring for drug or alcohol use. Additionally, Henry must perform community service with the DUI Litter Brigade and attend a Victim Impact Panel; he will also lose his Pennsylvania driving privilege for 30 days.

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

Randall S. Johnson, 50, Wyalusing, PA, was sentenced to a term of imprisonment in the Bradford County Correctional Facility of from 90 days to 18 months, and a fine of $1500, for the offense of Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol, a misdemeanor of the first degree. Johnson will also lose his Pennsylvania driving privilege for 18 months. The sentence was imposed following an earlier guilty plea. Trooper Wayne Dunkling of the Pennsylvania State Police arrested Johnson for the offense in February 2012 after an incident that occurred in Towanda Township. Johnson 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.

Sherry L. Reynolds, 46, Sayre, PA, was sentenced to a term of imprisonment in the Bradford County Correctional Facility of from one month to 12 months, and a fine of $500, for the offense of Delivery of a Controlled Substance, a felony. Reynolds was also ordered to reimburse the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania in the amount of $100 for money spent in connection with her arrest, and she will lose her Pennsylvania driving privilege for six months. The sentence was imposed following an earlier guilty plea. An Agent of the Pennsylvania State Police Vice and Narcotics Unit arrested Reynolds for the offense in February 2012 after an incident that occurred in Towanda Township. Reynolds may be eligible for parole after serving the minimum sentence and, if paroled, she will be subject to supervision and monitoring by the Bradford County Probation Department.

Heather Butville, 26, Rome, PA, was sentenced to a term of imprisonment in the Bradford County Correctional Facility of from two months to 18 months, probation for a term of 12 months, and fines totaling $850, for two counts of the offense of Theft By Deception, each a misdemeanor of the first degree, and a single count of the offense of Bad Check graded as a misdemeanor of the third degree. Butville was also ordered to pay restitution in the amount of $1270. The sentences were imposed following earlier guilty pleas. Officer Denny Slater of the Athens Township Police Department arrested Butville for the offenses in January 2012. Butville may be eligible for parole after serving the minimum sentence and if paroled, and while on probation, she 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.

Jeffrey Myers, 28, Ulster, 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 $1000, for the offense of Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol, a misdemeanor. Myers will also lose his Pennsylvania driving privilege for 12 months. The sentence was imposed following an earlier guilty plea. Officer Donald Stringham of the Towanda Borough Police Department arrested Myers for the offense in December 2011. Myers 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

Patrick J. Kulick, 28, Towanda, PA, was sentenced to probation for a term of 12 months, and a fine of $500, for the offense of Defiant Trespass, a misdemeanor of the third degree. Kulick was also ordered to pay restitution in the amount of $460. The sentence was imposed following an earlier guilty plea. Trooper Craig Flynn of the Pennsylvania State Police arrested Kulick for the offense in November 2011 after an incident that occurred in Franklin Township. While on Probation, Kulick 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.

Jessica L. Page, 25, Canton, PA was sentenced to probation for a term of six months, and a fine of $300, for the offense of Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol, a misdemeanor. The sentence was imposed following an earlier guilty plea. Trooper Robert Franchella of the Pennsylvania State Police arrested Page for the offense in October 2010 after an incident that occurred in Canton Township. While on Probation, Page will be subject to supervision and monitoring by the Bradford County Probation Department; violations of a condition of probation can result in revocation of probation and resentencing.

Christopher S. Chandler, 25, Wyalusing, PA was resentenced to a term of imprisonment in the Bradford County Correctional Facility of from 69 days to 12 months, probation for a term of 12 months, and fines totaling $800, for the offenses of Resisting Arrest, a misdemeanor of the second degree, and Disorderly Conduct, a misdemeanor of the third degree. The sentences were imposed following revocation of Chandler's original sentence of probation due to violation of probation conditions. Officer Sean Flynn of the Sayre Borough Police Department arrested Chandler for the offenses in January 2011. Chandler may be eligible for parole after serving the minimum sentence and, if paroled, and while on probation, he 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.

Ricky Lee Newton, 35, New Albany, PA was sentenced to probation for a term of 12 months, and a fine of $500, for the offense of Theft By Unlawful Taking, a misdemeanor of the first degree. Newton was also ordered to pay restitution in the amount of $1525. The sentence was imposed following an earlier guilty plea.

Trooper Joshua Thompson of the Pennsylvania State Police arrested Newton for the offense in December 2011 after an incident that occurred in Wilmot Township. While on Probation, Newton will be subject to supervision and monitoring by the Bradford County Probation Department; violation of a condition of probation can result in revocation of probation and resentencing.

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

Cameron D. Gorsuch, 29, Towanda, PA, entered a plea of guilty to Corruption of Minors, a misdemeanor of the first degree. Gorsuch will be sentenced on Sept. 13, 2012, following preparation of a presentence report by the Bradford County Probation Department. At sentencing, Gorsuch 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. Officer David Lantz of the Towanda Borough Police Department arrested Gorsuch for the offense in April 2012.

Charles E. Giggie, 34, Sayre, PA, entered a plea of guilty to Simple Assault, a misdemeanor of the third degree. Giggie will be sentenced on Sept. 13, 2012, following preparation of a presentence report by the Bradford County Probation Department. At sentencing, Giggie faces a maximum sentence of up to one year plus fine(s), costs, restitution to victims, and any other conditions deemed appropriate by the sentencing court.

Officer Thomas VanFleet of the Athens Township Police Department arrested Giggie for the offense in May 2012.

Michael L. Wilson, 24, Elmira, NY, entered pleas of guilty to Possession of a Controlled Substance, a misdemeanor, and False Identification to Law Enforcement Authority, a misdemeanor of the third degree.

Wilson will be sentenced on Sept. 13, 2012, following preparation of a presentence report by the Bradford County Probation Department. At sentencing, Wilson faces a maximum total 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. Officer Nathan Ross of the Sayre Borough Police Department arrested Wilson for the offenses in May 2012.

Eric J. Derrig, 30, no permanent address, entered pleas of guilty to Flight to Avoid Apprehension, a misdemeanor of the second degree, and Criminal Mischief, a summary offense. Derrig will be sentenced on Sept. 13, 2012, following preparation of a presentence report by the Bradford County Probation Department. At sentencing, Derrig faces a maximum sentence of up to two years and ninety days plus fine(s), costs, restitution to victims, and any other conditions deemed appropriate by the sentencing court. Officer Derek Dekar of the Athens Borough Police Department arrested Derrig for the offenses in May 2012.

Eric W. Strayer, 36, Williamsport, PA, entered a plea of guilty to Criminal Trespass, a misdemeanor of the third degree. Strayer will be sentenced on Sept. 13, 2012, following preparation of a presentence report by the Bradford County Probation Department. At sentencing, Strayer faces a maximum sentence of up to one year 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 Strayer for the offense in January 2011.

Marcus J. Frisbie, 29, Sayre, PA, entered pleas of guilty to Forgery, a felony of the third degree; Theft by Deception, a misdemeanor of the first degree; and two counts of Theft by Unlawful Taking, a misdemeanor of the second degree and a misdemeanor the third degree, respectively. Frisbie will be sentenced on Sept. 13, 2012, following preparation of a presentence report by the Bradford County Probation Department. At sentencing, Frisbie faces a maximum sentence of up to 20 years plus fine(s), costs, restitution to victims, and any other conditions deemed appropriate by the sentencing court. Bradford County Law Enforcement Officers arrested Frisbie for the offenses in October 2011 and April 2012, following investigation of incidents that occurred in Sayre Borough, Litchfield Township and Ulster Township.

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

Joseph VanDyke, 34, Sayre, PA, was sentenced to a total term of imprisonment in the Bradford County Correctional Facility of from nine months to 23 months, 29 days, and fines totaling $1000, for the offenses of Endangering Welfare of Children, a misdemeanor of the first degree, and Possession of a Controlled Substance, a misdemeanor. VanDyke will also lose his Pennsylvania driving privilege for six months. The sentences were imposed following earlier guilty pleas. Trooper Kevin Hibson of the Pennsylvania State Police arrested VanDyke for the offenses in January 2012 after an incident that occurred in Ridgebury Township. VanDyke 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.

Scott Swackhammer, 45, Burlington, PA, was sentenced to a term of imprisonment in a Pennsylvania State Correctional Facility of from 15 months to five years for the offense of Robbery, a felony of the third degree. Swackhammer was also ordered to pay restitution in the amount of $3473. The sentence was imposed following an earlier guilty plea. Officer Roger Clink of the Athens Township Police Department arrested Swackhammer for the offense in April 2012. Swackhammer may be eligible for parole after serving the minimum sentence and, if paroled, he will be subject to supervision and monitoring by the Pennsylvania Board of Probation and Parole.

William Rowe, 63, Dushore, PA, was sentenced to a term of imprisonment in the Bradford County Correctional Facility of from 45 days to six months, and a fine of $1,000, for the offense of Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol, a misdemeanor. Rowe will also lose his Pennsylvania driving privilege for 12 months. The sentence was imposed following an earlier guilty plea. Corporal Roger Stipcak of the Pennsylvania State Police arrested Rowe for the offense in January 2012 after an incident that occurred in Albany Township. Rowe 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.

Bradford County District Attorney Daniel J. Barrett announced that the following persons recently entered pleas of guilty in the Bradford County Court of Common Pleas, Towanda, on Aug. 13-14:

Dylan C. Brown, 19, Waverly, NY, entered a plea of guilty to the offense of Burglary, a felony of the first degree. Brown will be sentenced on Sept. 24, 2012, following preparation of a presentence report by the Bradford County Probation Department. At sentencing, Brown faces a maximum sentence of up to 20 years plus fine(s), costs, restitution to victims, and any other condition(s) deemed appropriate by the sentencing court.

Officer Nikki Hoffman of the Athens Borough Police Department arrested Brown for the offense in May 2012.

Tonya Deljonavan, Canton, PA, entered a plea of guilty to the offense of Conspiracy to Commit Theft by Unlawful Taking, a misdemeanor of the second degree. Deljonavan will be sentenced following preparation of a presentence report by the Bradford County Probation Department. At sentencing, Deljonavan faces a maximum sentence of two years plus fine(s), costs, restitution to victims, and any other condition(s) deemed appropriate by the sentencing court. Officer Steven Vanderpool of the Canton Borough Police Department arrested Deljonavan for the offense in January 2012.

Sheila A. Bump, 41, Towanda, PA, entered plea of guilty to the offense of Endangering the Welfare of Children, a misdemeanor of the first degree. Bump will be sentenced on Sept. 24, 2012, following preparation of a presentence report by the Bradford County Probation Department. At sentencing, Bump faces a maximum sentence of up to five years plus fine(s), costs, restitution to victims, and any other condition(s) deemed appropriate by the sentencing court. Corporal Albert Ogden of the Pennsylvania State Police arrested Bump for the offense in February 2012 following investigation of an incident that occurred in Towanda Township.

Tanya Landis, 25, Erin, NY, entered a plea of guilty to the offense of Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol, a misdemeanor. Landis will be sentenced on Sept. 24, 2012, following preparation of a presentence report by the Bradford County Probation Department. At sentencing, Landis 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 condition(s) deemed appropriate by the sentencing court. Officer Thomas VanFleet of the Athens Township Police Department arrested Landis for the offense in February 2012.

Shon R. Saxon, 41, Wysox, PA, entered a plea of guilty to the offense of Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol, a misdemeanor of the first degree. Saxon will be sentenced on Sept. 24, 2012, following preparation of a presentencing report by the Bradford County Probation Department. At sentencing, Saxon faces a maximum sentence of up to five years plus fine(s), costs, restitution to victims, loss of Pennsylvania driving privilege for at least 18 months, and any other condition(s) deemed appropriate by the sentencing court.

Sergeant David Lantz of the Towanda Borough Police Department arrested Saxon for the offense in February 2012.

Jeffrey Jones, 56, East Smithfield, PA, entered a plea of guilty to the offense of Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol, a misdemeanor of the first degree. Jones will be sentenced on Sept. 24, 2012, following preparation of a presentencing report by the Bradford County Probation Department. At sentencing, Jones faces a maximum sentence of up to five years plus fine(s), costs, restitution to victims, loss of Pennsylvania driving privilege for at least 18 months, and any other condition(s) deemed appropriate by the sentencing court. Trooper David Sweeney of the Pennsylvania State Police arrested Jones for the offense in April 2012 following investigation of an incident that occurred in Athens Township.

Eric Russell Mathis, 36, Monroeton, PA, entered a plea of guilty to the offense of Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol, a misdemeanor of the first degree. Mathis will be sentenced on Sept. 24, 2012, following preparation of a presentencing report by the Bradford County Probation Department. At sentencing, Mathis faces a maximum sentence of up to five years plus fine(s), costs, restitution to victims, loss of Pennsylvania driving privilege for at least 18 months, and any other condition(s) deemed appropriate by the sentencing court. Trooper Joshua Fisher of the Pennsylvania State Police arrested Mathis for the offense in March 2012 following investigation of an incident that occurred in Ulster Township.

Brian Kingston, 36, Wyalusing, PA, entered a plea of guilty to the offense of Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol, a misdemeanor of the first degree. Kingston will be sentenced on Sept. 24, 2012, following preparation of a presentencing report by the Bradford County Probation Department. At sentencing, Kingston faces a maximum sentence of up to five years plus fine(s), costs, restitution to victims, loss of Pennsylvania driving privilege for at least 18 months, and any other condition(s) deemed appropriate by the sentencing court. Trooper George Layaou of the Pennsylvania State Police arrested Kingston for the offense in January 2012 following investigation of an incident that occurred in Terry Township.

Cody Collins, 20, Holdenville, OK, entered a plea of guilty to the offense of Simple Assault, a misdemeanor of the second degree. Collins will be sentenced on Sept. 24, 2012, following preparation of a presentencing report by the Bradford County Probation Department. At sentencing, Collins faces a maximum sentence of up to two years plus fine(s), costs, restitution to victims, and any other condition(s) deemed appropriate by the sentencing court. Trooper James Dughi of the Pennsylvania State Police arrested Collins for the offense in May 2012 following investigation of an incident that occurred in Wysox Township.

Lucas McCoy, 24, Canton, PA, entered a plea of guilty to the offense of Criminal Trespass, a felony of the third degree. McCoy will be sentenced on Sept. 24, 2012, following preparation of a presentencing report by the Bradford County Probation Department. At sentencing, McCoy faces a maximum sentence of up to seven years plus fine(s), costs, restitution to victims, and any other condition(s) deemed appropriate by the sentencing court. Officer Steven Vanderpool of the Canton Police Department arrested McCoy for the offense in January 2012 following investigation of an incident that occurred in Canton Borough.

Kelly Sue Westover, 30, Waverly, NY, entered a plea of guilty to the offense of Conspiracy to Deliver a Controlled Substance, a felony. Westover will be sentenced on Sept. 24, 2012, following preparation of a presentencing report by the Bradford County Probation Department. At sentencing, Westover faces a maximum sentence of up to 15 years plus fine(s), costs, restitution to victims, and any other condition(s) deemed appropriate by the sentencing court. Chief Larry Hurley of the Athens Township Police Department arrested Westover for the offense in February 2012.

Whitney Kipling, 24, Athens, PA, entered pleas of guilty to the offenses of Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol, a misdemeanor, and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, a misdemeanor. Kipling will be sentenced on Sept. 24, 2012, following preparation of a presentencing report by the Bradford County Probation Department. At sentencing, Kipling faces a maximum combined sentence of up to one year and six months plus fine(s), costs, restitution to victims, loss of Pennsylvania driving privilege for at least 12 months, and any other condition(s) deemed appropriate by the sentencing court. Officers Nathan Ross of the Sayre Borough Police Department and Timothy Cahill of the Athens Borough Police Department arrested Kipling for the offenses in May and July 2012, respectively.

Jeremy Lee Spencer, 29, Columbia Cross Roads, PA, entered a plea of guilty to the offense of Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol, a misdemeanor of the first degree. Spencer will be sentenced on Sept. 24, 2012, following preparation of a presentencing report by the Bradford County Probation Department. At sentencing, Spencer faces a maximum sentence of up to five years plus fine(s), costs, restitution to victims, loss of Pennsylvania driving privilege for at least 18 months, and any other condition(s) deemed appropriate by the sentencing court. Officer Steven Vanderpool of the Canton Borough Police Department arrested Spencer for the offense in April 2012.

Dustin A. Pedro, 19, Rome, PA, entered a plea of guilty to the offense of Criminal Trespass, a felony of the third degree. Pedro will be sentenced on Sept. 24, 2012, following preparation of a presentencing report by the Bradford County Probation Department. At sentencing, Pedro faces a maximum sentence of up to seven years plus fine(s), costs, restitution to victims, and any other condition(s) deemed appropriate by the sentencing court. Trooper Jeffrey Sredenschek of the Pennsylvania State Police arrested Pedro for the offense in July 2011 following investigation of an incident that occurred in Sheshequin Township.

Leroy R. Hickman, 33, Keoto, OK, entered a plea of guilty to the offense of Unlicensed Carrying of a Concealed Firearm, a misdemeanor of the first degree. Hickman will be sentenced on Oct. 1, 2012, following preparation of a presentencing report by the Bradford County Probation Department. At sentencing, Hickman faces a maximum sentence of up to five years plus fine(s), costs, restitution to victims, and any other condition(s) deemed appropriate by the sentencing court. Trooper Joshua Fisher of the Pennsylvania State Police arrested Hickman for the offense in May 2012 following investigation of an incident that occurred in Wysox Township.

Josh C. Hearn, 45, Knippa, TX, entered pleas of guilty to the offenses of Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol, a misdemeanor, and Resisting Arrest, a misdemeanor of the second degree. Hearn will be sentenced on Sept. 24, 2012, following preparation of a presentencing report by the Bradford County Probation Department. At sentencing, Hearn faces a maximum sentence of up to two years and six months plus fine(s), costs, restitution to victims, loss of Pennsylvania driving privilege for at least 12 months, and any other condition(s) deemed appropriate by the sentencing court. Troopers Matthew Grebeck and Kevin Hibson of the Pennsylvania State Police arrested Hearn for the offenses in April 2012 following investigation of an incident that occurred in Monroe Township.

James Staton, 32, Canton, PA, entered a plea of guilty to the offense of Criminal Trespass, a felony of the third degree. Staton will be sentenced on Sept. 24, 2012, following preparation of a presentencing report by the Bradford County Probation Department. At sentencing, Stanton faces a maximum sentence of up to seven years plus fine(s), costs, restitution to victims, and any other condition(s) deemed appropriate by the sentencing court. Officer Steven Vanderpool of the Canton Borough Police Department arrested Staton for the offense in June 2011.

Christine Malloy, 23, Towanda, PA, entered a plea of guilty to the offense of Theft by Unlawful Taking, a misdemeanor of the third degree. Malloy will be sentenced on Sept. 13, 2012, following preparation of a presentencing report by the Bradford County Probation Department. At sentencing, Malloy faces a maximum sentence of up to one year plus fine(s), costs, restitution to victims, and any other condition(s) deemed appropriate by the sentencing court. Officer Timothy Cahill of the Athens Borough Police Department arrested Malloy for the offense in June 2012.

Bradford County District Attorney Daniel J. Barrett announced that the following person recently entered a plea of Nolo Contendere in the Bradford County Court of Common Pleas, Towanda, Pa:

Matthew Miller, 31, Arkansas, entered a plea of Nolo Contendere to the offense of Hindering Apprehension, a misdemeanor of the second degree. Miller will be sentenced on Oct. 1, 2012, following preparation of a presentence report by the Bradford County Probation Department. At sentencing Miller faces a maximum sentence of up to 2 years plus fine(s), costs, restitution to victims, and any other conditions deemed appropriate by the sentencing court. Trooper James Dughi of the Pennsylvania State Police arrested Miller for the offense in March 2010 following investigation of an incident September 2007 that occurred in Athens Borough.

A plea of Nolo Contendere (No Contest) is accepted by the court in situations where the Defendant cannot remember committing the crime, but concedes that the evidence possessed by the Commonwealth will most likely prove his/her guilt. The Nolo Contendere plea has the same consequences as a guilty plea.