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

Tiffany Rose, 25, Sayre, Pa., was sentenced to a total term of imprisonment in the Bradford County Correctional Facility of from three months to 23 months, and fines totaling $200, for the offenses of Retail Theft and Access Device Fraud. Rose was also ordered to pay restitution in the amount of $1511.

Monica Ellenberger, 31, Canton, Pa., was sentenced to probation for a total term of 18 months, and fines totaling $150, for the offenses of Receiving Stolen Property and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia; she was also ordered to pay restitution in the amount of $300.23.

Scott Cron, 27, Wysox, Pa., was sentenced to probation for a total term of 18 months, and fines totaling $1100, for the offenses of Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol, Resisting Arrest, Fleeing or Attempting to Elude a Police Officer, Tampering with Evidence, and Possession Drug Paraphernalia.

Shon Saxon, Wysox, Pa., was sentenced to probation for a term of two years, and a fine of $300, for the offenses of Theft By Unlawful Taking and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia; he was also ordered to pay restitution in the amount of $1000.

Teresa Hiller, 31, Gillett, Pa., was sentenced to a term of imprisonment in the Bradford County Correctional Facility of from three months to 11 months for the offense of Receiving Stolen Property; she was also ordered to pay restitution in the amount of $3,050.

Ellen Johnson, 48, Sayre, Pa., was sentenced to a total term of imprisonment in the Bradford County Correctional Facility of from seven months to 23 months, and fines totaling $300, for the offenses of Delivery of a Controlled Substance and Possession of a Controlled Substance. Johnson was also ordered to pay restitution in the amount of $280 and she will lose her Pennsylvania driving privilege for 12 months.

Gerald Sutton, 48, Towanda, Pa., was sentenced to a term of imprisonment in a Pennsylvania State Correctional Facility of from 24 months to five years, and a fine of $1500, for the offense of Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol. Sutton will also lose his Pennsylvania driving privilege for 18 months.

Michael Rogers, 19, Sayre, Pa., was sentenced to probation for a total term of five years for the offenses of Indecent Assault, Corruption of Minors, and Violation of Megan's Law Registration Requirements.

Daniel Bell, 63, Towanda, Pa., was sentenced to probation for a term of seven years with the condition that he have no contact with minors, and a fine of $2000, for the offense of Corruption of Minors.

Jeffrey R. Pearsall Jr, 24, VanEtten, N.Y., was sentenced to a total term of imprisonment in the Bradford County Correctional Facility of from four months to 23 months and 28 days, and fines totaling $500, for the offenses of Simple Assault and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

Richard J. Skovira, 26, Sayre, Pa., was sentenced to a term of imprisonment in the Bradford County Correctional Facility of from 72 hours to six months, and a fine of $1000, for the offense of Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol; Skovira will also lose his Pennsylvania Driving Privilege for 12 months.

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

Nichole DeWitt, 25, Sayre, Pa., entered pleas of guilty to two counts of the offense of Delivery of a Controlled Substance (Heroin) and one count each of Conspiracy to Deliver a Controlled Substance and Possession of a Controlled Substance. DeWitt was immediately sentenced to County Intermediate Punishment for a term of 24 months with 90 days incarceration, nine months of supervision under electronic monitoring, and 12 months of probation supervision. He was also ordered to pay fines totaling $600 and to reimburse the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania in the amount of $895 for money used to purchase a controlled substance during the event that led to his arrest. DeWitt will also lose his Pennsylvania driving privilege for 18 months.

Dylan Robbins, 21, Laceyville, Pa., entered a plea of guilty to the offense of Possession of Drug Paraphernalia; he will be sentenced on Oct. 17, 2013. Officer Thomas VanFleet of the Athens Township Police Department arrested Robbins for the offense in July 2013.

Joseph Leighton, 28, Wysox, Pa., entered a plea of guilty to the offense of Delivery of a Controlled Substance (Bath Salts); he will be sentenced on Oct. 28, 2013. Agents of the Pennsylvania State Police Vice and Narcotics Unit arrested Leighton for the offense.

Paul Madera, 30, Gorman, Texas, entered pleas of guilty to two counts of the offense of Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol; he will be sentenced on Oct. 28, 2013. Troopers Craig Flynn and Michael Moser of the Pennsylvania State Police, respectively, arrested Madera for the offenses.

Phillip Warfle, Jr., 24, Wyalusing, Pa., entered a plea of guilty to the offense of Hindering Apprehension; he will be sentenced on Oct. 28, 2013. Deputies Daniel Bush and Patrick Butkiewicz of the Bradford County Sheriff's Department arrested Warfle for the offense.

Mark Bell, 25, Wysox, Pa., entered a plea of guilty to the offense of Conspiracy to Deliver a Controlled Substance; he will be sentenced on Oct. 28, 2013. Agents of the Pennsylvania State Police Vice and Narcotics Unit arrested Bell for the offense.

Tamara Benjamin, 20, Wysox, Pa., entered a plea of guilty to the offense of Delivery of a Controlled Substance. She was immediately sentenced to probation for a term of two years and a fine of $300. Agents of the Pennsylvania State Police Vice and Narcotics Unit arrested Benjamin for the offense.

Matthew Desrochers, 40, Canton, Pa., entered pleas of guilty to the offenses of Criminal Trespass and Theft By Unlawful Taking; he will be sentenced on Oct. 28, 2013. Officer Joshua Heckman of the Canton Borough Police Department arrested Desrochers for the offenses.

Luis E. Nugra-Tacuri, 24, Montrose, Pa., entered pleas of guilty to two counts of the offense of Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol; he will be sentenced on Oct. 17, 2013. Troopers Joshua Fisher and Matthew Grebek of the Pennsylvania State Police, respectively, arrested Nugra-Tacuri for the offenses.

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

Christopher Davis, 48, Athens, Pa., charged with Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol in May 2013 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, Davis will be subject to supervision by the Bradford County Probation Department, which supervision will include monitoring for drug or alcohol use. Additionally, as conditions of ARD placement, Davis must perform community service with the DUI Little Brigade and attend a Victim Impact Panel; he will also lose his Pennsylvania driving privilege for 30 days.

David Walter, 27, Athens, Pa., charged with Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol in April 2013 by Officer Bryan Bellows of the Towanda Borough Police Department, was accepted into the ARD Program and placed on probation for a term of 12 months. While on probation, Walter will be subject to supervision by the Bradford County Probation Department, which supervision will include monitoring for drug or alcohol use. Additionally, as conditions of ARD placement, Walter must perform community service with the DUI Little Brigade and attend a Victim Impact Panel; he will also lose his Pennsylvania driving privilege for 60 days.

Daniel M. Taylor, 23, Quick's Bend, Pa., charged with the offense of Resisting Arrest in May 2013 by Officer Matthew Chamberlain of the Laceyville Borough Police Department, was accepted into the ARD Program and placed on probation for a term of 18 months. While on probation, Taylor will be subject to supervision by the Bradford County Probation Department, which supervision will include monitoring for drug or alcohol use. Additionally, Taylor must perform community service as a condition of ARD placement.

Christopher Williams, 18, Ralston, Pa., charged with the offense of Possession of a Controlled Substance in April 2013 by Officer Joshua Heckman 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 Williams will be subject to supervision by the Bradford County Probation Department, which supervision will include monitoring for drug or alcohol use. Additionally, Williams must perform community service as a condition of ARD placement.

Jacqueline Lee Lucy, 31, Athens, Pa., charged with the offense of Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol in May 2013 by Officer John Fedorchak of the Athens Township Police Department, was accepted into the ARD Program and placed on probation for a term of nine months. While on probation Lucy will be subject to supervision by the Bradford County Probation Department, which supervision will include monitoring for drug or alcohol use. Additionally, Lucy must perform community service with the DUI Litter Brigade and attend a Victim Impact Panel as conditions of ARD placement; she will also lose her Pennsylvania driving privilege for 60 days.

Justin Johnson, 22, Little River, Alaska, charged with the offense of Carrying a Concealed Firearm Without a Permit in March 2013 by Officer Brian Wibirt of the Sayre Borough Police Department, was accepted into the ARD Program. While in the program Carter will be subject to supervision by the Bradford County Probation Department, which supervision will include monitoring for drug or alcohol use. Additionally, Johnson must perform community service as a condition of ARD placement.

Scott Carter, 26, Towanda, Pa., charged with the offense of Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol in May 2013 by Sergeant David Lantz of the Towanda Borough Police Department, was accepted into the ARD Program and placed on probation for a term of nine months. While on probation Carter will be subject to supervision by the Bradford County Probation Department, which supervision will include monitoring for drug or alcohol use. Additionally, Carter must perform community service with the DUI Litter Brigade and attend a Victim Impact Panel as conditions of ARD placement; he will also lose his Pennsylvania driving privilege for 60 days.

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, (a plea of Nolo Contendere has the same legal effect as a plea of guilty and may be permitted by the court in cases in which the Defendant has no specific recollection of committing the crime charged but concedes that he will not be able to overcome the evidence that the Commonwealth will offer against him at criminal trial.)

Joshua Bailey, 24, New Albany, Pa., entered a plea of nolo contendere to Simple Assault and Harassment; he will be sentenced on Oct. 28, 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:

Nicole M. Decker, 24, Towanda, Pa., was sentenced to a term of imprisonment in a Pennsylvania State Correctional Facility of from eight months to 48 months and probation for a term of two years for the offense of Delivery of a Controlled Substance. She was also ordered to pay fines totaling $200 and to make restitution in the amount of $220 for money used to purchase a controlled substance in the event leading to her arrest. Decker will also lose her Pennsylvania driving privilege for 18 months.

Timothy Chilson, 28, Ulster, Pa., was sentenced to probation for a term of one year for the offense of Conspiracy to Deliver a Controlled Substance. Chilson was also ordered to reimburse the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania in the amount of $130 for money used to purchase a controlled substance during the event that led to his arrest.

Dillon Benjamin, 21, Towanda, Pa., was sentenced to probation for a term of one year, and a fine of $500, for the offense of Fleeing or Attempting to Elude a Police Officer. Benjamin will also lose his Pennsylvania driving privilege for 12 months.

Debra Ann Decker, 54, Towanda, Pa., was sentenced to probation for a term of 18 months, and a fine of $100, for the offense of Delivery of a Controlled Substance. Decker was also ordered to reimburse the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania in the amount of $40.00 for money used to purchase a controlled substance during the event that led to his arrest; he will also lose his Pennsylvania driving privilege for six months.

Brandon S. Verstreate, 27, Towanda, Pa., was sentenced to County Intermediate Punishment for a term of 24 months with 90 days imprisonment in the Bradford County Correctional Facility, nine months under electronic supervision, and 12 months probation supervision. Verstreate was also ordered to pay a fine of $300 and to reimburse the Commonwealth in the amount of $175 for money used to purchase a controlled substance during the event that led to his arrest; he will also lose his Pennsylvania driving privilege for 12 months.

Dale Yates, 43, Laceyville, Pa., was sentenced to a term of imprisonment in a Pennsylvania State Correctional Facility of from 12 months to five years, and a fine of $2500, for the offense of Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol He will also lose his Pennsylvania driving privilege for 18 months in connection with his DUI conviction and an additional 12 months for refusing to submit to blood testing at the time of his arrest.

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:

Mike Bormann, 24, Towanda, Pa., entered a plea of guilty to the offense of Simple Assault; he will be sentenced on Oct. 28, 2013. Sergeant David Lantz of the Towanda Borough Police Department arrested Bormann for the offense.

Rebecca Rees, 37, Towanda, Pa., entered a plea of guilty to the offense of Delivery of a Controlled Substance (Heroin); she will be sentenced on Oct. 31, 2013. Agents of the Pennsylvania State Police Vice and Narcotics Unit arrested Rees for the offense.

Heather L. Wilcox, 41, Wellsboro, Pa., entered a plea of guilty to the offense of Driving Under the Influence of a Controlled Substance; she will be sentenced on Sept. 17, 2013. Corporal Norman Strauss of the Pennsylvania State Police arrested Wilcox for the offense.

Katelyn A. Rowe, 22, Athens, Pa., entered a plea of guilty to the offenses of Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, Possession of a Controlled Substance, and Tampering with Physical Evidence; she will be sentenced on Oct. 31, 2013.

Officer Derek Dekar of the Athens Borough Police Department arrested Rowe for the offense.

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

Dustin T. McManus, 19, LeRaysville, Pa., charged with the offense of Indecent Assault in April 2013 by Trooper David Pelachick of the Pennsylvania State Police, was accepted into the ARD Program and placed on probation for a term of one year. While on probation McManus will be subject to supervision by the Bradford County Probation Department, which supervision will include monitoring for drug or alcohol use. Additionally, McManus must undergo a sexual offender evaluation and follow treatment recommendations as deemed appropriate.