DUI charges

The following people were recently arrested for driving while under the influence in Bradford County:

Christopher P. Davis, 48, of Athens, by Sayre Borough police, on May 26, on Spring Street in Sayre. A blood alcohol test later determined that Davis' blood alcohol content was .10 percent on the day of his arrest. Davis has been sent a summons to appear July 9 before Magisterial District Judge Michael Shaw for a preliminary hearing.

Edward M. Doty, 56, of Foxy Lane, P.O. Box 143, Columbia Cross Roads, by Troy Borough Police Chief Jarvis Burlingame, for an incident at 2:21 p.m. May 7 on Elmira Street in Troy. Doty's blood-alcohol content was .217 percent, according to court papers filed with the office of Magisterial District Judge Jonathan Wilcox of Troy.

Wilcox said Doty was sent a summons for a preliminary hearing at 1 p.m. June 19.

David John Eastham, 37, of 1350 Andrus Hill Rd., Ulster, by Pennsylvania State Police for a one-vehicle crash that occurred at approximately 3 a.m. May 16 at the intersection of state routes 4001 and 4004 in Smithfield Township. Eastham was also charged with careless driving, a violation of "stop signs and yield signs," and a violation of "driving vehicle at safe speed," according to court papers filed with the office of Magisterial District Judge Jonathan Wilcox of Troy.

Eastham had a blood-alcohol content of .139 percent, according to an affidavit.

Wilcox said Eastham was sent a summons for a preliminary hearing at 1 p.m. July 10.

Attempted theft reported

State police at Towanda recently investigated an attempted theft in Sheshequin Township.

According to information from state police, an unidentified white male was observed attempting to steal an air compressor April 27 from a Kolsar Road location. When the victim confronted the actor, he fled from the scene, police said.

Police investigating theft

State police are investigating the theft of money from a Litchfield Township location.

According to information from state police at Towanda, an unknown actor entered an Arnold Road residence and stole money June 3 while the resident was working in his fields. Anyone with information is asked to contact state police at (570) 265-2186.

Criminal mischief reported

State police at Towanda are investigating a reported criminal mischief incident in Smithfield Township.

According to state police information, a Milan Road resident reported that an unknown actor threw beer bottles at his garage June 4. Anyone with information is asked to contact state police at (570) 265-2186.

Woman accused of burglary

An Athens woman was recently incarcerated by Athens Township police on a charge of burglary.

According to information filed with Magisterial District Judge Michael Shaw, Tiffany Lee Rose, 24, was also charged with two counts of criminal trespass and one count each of theft by unlawful taking, receiving stolen property and access device fraud.

Police said Rose stole a credit card from a male victim and used it to purchase $504.94 worth of merchandise May 13 at the Walmart store on Elmira Street. Police said Rose also attempted to use the card four more times, but the transactions were denied.

Rose was arraigned June 7 by Magisterial District Judge Jonathan Wilcox and remanded to the Bradford County jail in lieu of $45,000 bail. Rose's preliminary hearing is scheduled for June 11.

Window damaged

A 38-year-old Troy Township man told state police at Towanda that someone tried to gain access to his house between 8:15 a.m. and 9:20 p.m. June 5 on White Deer Lane in Troy Township by forcing open a window.

However, the opening was too tight for the person to fit through, police said. Trooper Naughton said nothing was taken, but the window was damaged.

Anyone with information is asked to contact state police at Towanda at (570) 265-2186.

Medication taken

A 33-year-old Canton Township man told state police at Towanda that someone gained access to his residence between 9 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. June 4 on Graham Road in Canton Township, through two unlocked doors.

Trooper Naughton said the burglar stole the man's medication, from the dresser next to his bed.

Anyone with information is asked to contact state police at Towanda at (570) 265-2186.

Solar panels stolen

State police at Towanda said four solar panels were taken between noon May 27 and 9 a.m. May 28 at a Shell Gas site on Grover Road in Canton Township.

Trooper Naughton said someone cut the wires leading to the solar panels and stole them. He said that Shell also reported other incidents in which someone tampered with its equipment at its other gas sites.

Anyone with information is asked to contact state police at Towanda at (570) 265-2186.

 

Charges filed

State police at Towanda said that charges were filed after Barbara Christine Kennedy, 44, of Canton Township, admitted to stealing a deposit bag, with $1,120 inside, from the counter of the customer service area at Tops Grocery Store at 12:52 p.m. May 26 in Canton Township.

Simple assault reported

State police at Towanda said that Brandon Clyde Clark, 30, of Troy Township, is accused in a simple assault involving a 6-year-old Troy Township male victim that took place at 9:02 p.m. May 25 on Fallbrook Road in Troy Township.

Trooper Naughton said that Clark hit the 6-year-old, in the face, with a book, causing a bruise under the victim's right eye. He said Clark then threw the boy onto a bed and was pushing his face into mattress, while yelling at him.

Burglary reported

A 69-year-old Troy man told state police at Towanda that someone gained access to his garage at 12:30 p.m. May 2 on Farmers Valley Road in Troy Township, and removed several items belonging to him, and then fled the scene with the stolen property.

Anyone with information is asked to contact state police at Towanda at (570) 265-2186.

Indecent exposure reported

State police at Towanda said they are investigating an indecent exposure incident that occurred in 2011-12 on Garrison Road in Wells Township.

Trooper Musick said that someone known to a 19-year-old Gillett woman exposed their genitals to her.

Men charged for altercation

Anthony Michael Hilton, 21, of 3602 Route 514, P.O. Box 41, Granville Summit, faces a preliminary hearing at 1 p.m. July 10 on charges of simple assault and harassment for an incident that occurred sometime between 3 p.m. and 3:20 p.m. May 16 in Granville Township, according to court papers filed with the office of Magisterial District Judge Jonathan Wilcox of Troy.

In an affidavit, Pennsylvania State Police Trooper David Sweeney said he was dispatched to 3602, Route 514, Granville Township, for the report of a physical altercation between neighbors.

The court papers note that Hilton is accused of punching Robert Leo Johnson, Jr. multiple times, causing bruising to the left side of his face.

Johnson, 53, of 3690 Route 514, Granville Summit, also has been charged with simple assault and harassment, and faces a preliminary hearing at 1 p.m. July 10 before Wilcox, according to court papers.

The papers note that Johnson is accused of punching and kicking Hilton multiple times, which caused bruising and scratching to his back and head.

Wilcox said both men were sent summons.

Man pleads guilty to harassment

John Allan Gasper, 45, of 2378 Sylvania Rd., Apt. 1, Troy, pleaded guilty to harassment before Magisterial District Judge Jonathan Wilcox of Troy for an incident that took place around 2:30 p.m. May 22 at 2378 Sylvania Ave. in Sylvania, according to Wilcox's office.

Gasper was accused of blowing an air horn toward a 12-year-old boy, according to court papers. An affidavit notes that the sound terrified the boy. Pennsylvania State Police Trooper David Kittle said that Gasper has been cited multiple times for harassment against the boy's family.

He was given credit for time served.