Police Briefs 8/30/2013
New Albany man charged with assault
Jessica Arnold of New Albany reported that her boyfriend, Derek James Doss of New Albany, shoved her and threw her to the ground twice, state police said.
Arnold, who was four months pregnant at the time, suffered a cut on her left leg and minor injuries to her elbows, police said.
The incident occurred at approximately 5 p.m. Sunday along Stevenson Hill Road in Albany Township, state police at Towanda said.
Doss, 24, has been charged with simple assault and harassment, police said.
Towanda woman charged with criminal trespass
Gyla R. Stroud, 41, of Towanda has been charged with criminal trespass, criminal mischief, and harassment, police said.
The charges stem from an incident which occurred when Stroud entered Mary and David Parker's residence on Bridge Street in Towanda and got into a heated argument with a 15-year-old girl inside the residence, police said.
Mary Parker then told Stroud several times to leave the residence, but Stroud refused, according to the police.
Mary Parker then escorted Stroud out of the residence, but Stroud forced her way back inside the residence after damaging a door to the residence, police said.
According to the Parkers, Stroud then began to repeatedly strike David Parker in his face and body, police said.
The incident occurred at 8:30 p.m. on Aug. 14, Towanda police said.
Stroud has been sent a summons which orders her to appear for a preliminary hearing on Oct. 4 in Towanda District Court.
The following person was recently charged with driving while under the influence in Bradford County:
- Budd William Clark, 61, of Wysox, by the Towanda police, on Aug. 2, on the Merrill Parkway in Towanda. Clark was also charged with resisting arrest, failure to stay in his lane, and careless driving. A test revealed that Clark's blood alcohol content was .275 percent on the day of his arrest.