DUI charges

The following people were recently charged with driving while under the influence in Bradford County:

Scott Michael Hurd, 40, of Waverly, by Athens Township police, on July 17, on Elmira Street in Sayre. Hurd has also been charged with driving an unregistered vehicle, unauthorized transfer or use of registration, careless driving, possession of drug paraphernalia and unsafely moving a stopped or parked vehicle. Hurd admitted to police that he was under the influence of bath salts on the day of his arrest. Hurd has been sent a summons to appear before Magisterial District Judge Michael Shaw Nov. 27 for a preliminary hearing.

Jonathon M. Lattari, 40, of Waverly, by Athens borough police, on Sept. 17, on Dogwood Street in Athens. Lattari has also been charged with unsafe backing and failure to use turn signals. A blood test later revealed that Lattari's blood alcohol content was .19 percent on the day of his arrest. Lattari has been sent a summons to appear before Magisterial District Judge Michael Shaw Nov. 27 for a preliminary hearing.

Binghamton man charged

Pennsylvania state police at Towanda recently charged a Binghamton man with receiving stolen property.

According to information filed with Magisterial District Judge Fred Wheaton, Reginald Gregory Jackson, 50, was also charged with two counts of theft from a motor vehicle.

Police said Jackson removed two cell phones, a pair of yellow gold hoop earrings and two rings from a vehicle parked at the K-Mart store on Route 6 in Wysox.

Jackson's preliminary hearing is scheduled for Nov. 20.

Woman charged with theft

An Alpine, N.Y. woman was recently charged with theft by unlawful taking by state police at Towanda.

According to information filed with Magisterial District Judge Fred Wheaton, Shawnnah Marie Lynn Card, 21, is accused of removing $40 in cash and approximately 16 suboxone pills from a woman's purse May 30 at the Wendy's restaurant on Route 6 in Wysox Township.

Card's preliminary hearing is scheduled for Nov. 20.

Rome man jailed for assault

A Rome man was recently arrested by state police at Towanda on a charge of simple assault.

According to papers filed with Magisterial District Judge Fred Wheaton, Steven Mark Brown, 37, was also charged with harassment.

Police said Brown held a female victim down on the floor of a North Rome Road residence, pulled her hair and punched her multiple times in the face and head. Police said the woman had a laceration to her nose, swelling and bleeding.

Brown was arraigned Oct. 8 by Magisterial District Judge Timothy Clark and remanded to the Bradford County Jail in lieu of $15,000 bail. Brown's preliminary hearing is scheduled for Dec. 11.

Man charged in burglary

A Wyalusing man was recently charged with burglary by state police at Towanda.

According to information filed with Magisterial District Judge Fred Wheaton, Joshua Ryan Whitehead, 26, was also charged with theft by unlawful taking.

Police said Whitehead broke into a residence on East Street in Pike Township on May 7, 2011 and removed a 12-gauge shotgun. Police said Whitehead also stole the victim's 2011 Chevrolet truck. Whitehead was later located in Susquehanna County, police said.

Whitehead's preliminary hearing is scheduled for Nov. 6.

Forksville man accused in theft

State police at Towanda recently charged two men with theft by unlawful taking.

According to papers filed with Magisterial District Judge Fred Wheaton, Charles David Wiles, 21, of Forksville, and Tyler Craig Austin, 21, of Mercer, were also charged with receiving stolen property.

Police said Wiles and Austin removed 20 used automotive batteries from D.G. Nicholas Auto Parts in Wyalusing in Jan. 2011. The batteries were valued at $325, police said.

Wiles and Austin both have preliminary hearings scheduled for Nov. 13.

Man charged with loitering

Athens Borough police recently charged a man with two counts of loitering and prowling at nighttime.

According to information filed with Magisterial District Judge Michael Shaw, Jason R. Brown, 35, was also charged with theft from a motor vehicle and receiving stolen property. Brown was homeless at the time of his arrest, police said.

According to police, Brown removed a hooded sweatshirt from a vehicle parked on East Pine Street.

Brown was arraigned Oct. 16 and remanded to the Bradford County jail in lieu of $25,000 bail. Brown's preliminary hearing is scheduled for Oct. 30.

Man arrested for criminal contempt

A Waverly man was recently arrested by village police on a warrant out of Village of Owego court.

According to information from village police, Steven M. Rowe, 43, was wanted on a charge of misdemeanor criminal contempt for recently violating a court order.

Police said Rowe was arrested at 11:28 a.m. Oct. 23 and surrendered to Owego police for further action.

Waverly man charged with harassment

A Waverly man was recently arrested by village police on a charge of harassment.

According to village police information, Patrick D. Guethe, 30, is accused of shoving a female victim during a domestic incident Oct. 17. Guethe was issued a ticket to appear in Village of Waverly Court on Oct. 25.

Two charged in Waverly fight

Two females were recently arrested by Waverly village police for their participation in an Oct. 17 altercation at Waverly High School on Frederick Street.

According to information from village police, Carolyn K. Magahan, 21, of Athens, was arrested on charges of assault and disorderly conduct. Police charged a 17-year-old female juvenile with harassment and disorderly conduct, according to police.

Police said Magahan is accused of assaulting the juvenile near the school's parking lot, punching her in the face several times.

Both were issued tickets to appear in Village of Waverly court at a later date, police said.

Lockwood woman charged in parking lot altercation

A Lockwood, N.Y. woman was recently charged with simple assault by Athens Township police.

According to information filed with Magisterial District Judge Michael Shaw, Shannon Rene Wade, 35, was also charged with harassment by physical contact.

Police said Wade struck a female victim in the face in the parking lot of the Valley Shopping Plaza on Elmira Street, causing the victim's nose to bleed and her lower lip to swell.

Wade's preliminary hearing is scheduled for Nov. 27.

Two arrested in dispute

State police at Towanda recently arrested two Rome residents following a domestic dispute off Sugar Cabin Road in Warren Township.

According to state police information, Charlene R. Clingerman, 46, and Clyde A. Clingerman, 54, were each charged with harassment after an Oct. 21 verbal dispute became physical.

Towanda driver charged in one-car MVA

A Towanda woman was ticketed for speeding following state police investigation into a one-car motor vehicle accident Oct. 20 at Route 6 and Lime Hill Road in Wyalusing Township.

According to information from state police at Towanda, a 1996 Ford Aspire operated by Naomi J. Spencer, 45, struck a deer as it traveled west on Route 6 at about 7:43 p.m. Oct. 20. Spencer was wearing a seatbelt and was not injured, police said.

Canton man charged with assault

A Canton man was recently incarcerated on charges of simple assault and harassment from state police.

According to information from state police at Towanda, Brandon Walburn, 23, is accused of striking a 4-year-old male juvenile Oct. 12, causing bruising and lacerations.

Police said Walburn was arraigned in district court and remanded to the Bradford County Jail in lieu of $10,000 bail.

Gillett man cited for harassment

A Gillett man was recently cited for harassment by state police at Towanda following an Oct. 14 altercation in Ridgebury Township.

According to state police information, Philip E. Bacon III, 24, was cited after subjecting a female victim to physical contact at a Thompson Hill Road location. Charges are pending in district court, police said.

Litchfield Twp. mailbox set on fire

State police at Towanda are seeking an unknown actor accused of burning a mailbox in Litchfield Township.

According to information from state police, the perpetrator burned a mailbox on Cotton Hollow Road at about 6:50 a.m. Oct. 20. Anyone with information is asked to contact state police at (570) 265-2186.

Man charged with making threats

A Sayre man was recently arrested by borough police on two counts of making terroristic threats.

According to information filed with Magisterial District Judge Michael Shaw, Michael S. Zampier, 39, was also charged with two counts of disorderly conduct and one count each of obstructing the administration of law, resisting arrest and public drunkenness.

Police said Zampier threatened police officers, refused to get into a patrol vehicle and obstructed an investigation during a traffic stop Oct. 20 on North Lehigh Avenue.

Zampier was arraigned Oct. 20 by Magisterial District Judge Jonathan Wilcox and remanded to the Bradford County Jail in lieu of $65,000 bail. Zampier's preliminary hearing is scheduled for Oct. 30.