Death in Wyalusing Twp. was an apparent overdose

State police said they were dispatched to Memorial Hospital in Towanda recently to investigate an apparent accidental drug overdose death of a 20-year-old female from Orangeville, Pa.

Evidence indicates that her death, which occurred on Sept. 13 in Wyalusing Township, was caused by the abuse of prescription medicines, state police at Towanda said. Investigators said they are awaiting the results of toxicology tests that were performed on her body, police said.

Criminal trespass occurs in Standing Stone

One or more individuals entered a 74-year-old Standing Stone Township woman's posted property without permission and left an aluminum rowboat on the property, police said.

This case of criminal trespass occurred sometime between May 30 and July 28 along Keene Summit Road, state police at Towanda said.

Man accused of stealing TV from Wysox store

Scott M. Hurd, 39, of Waverly, N.Y., is accused of stealing a 39-inch flat-screen television from the Kmart department store in Wysox Township, police said.

The theft occurred on June 19, police said.

Hurd faces felony charges of retail theft and receiving stolen property in connection with the theft, police said.

Hurd must attend a preliminary hearing today before Wysox Magisterial District Judge Fred Wheaton.

Man charged with possession of bath salts in Monroe Boro

Larry Richard Nichols Jr. of Towanda RR2 has been charged with possession of a controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia, police said.

The charges stem from an incident that occurred on May 6 in which the 38-year-old Nichols was in possession of bath salts and two used syringes, police said.

The incident occurred at a residence on Ames Avenue in Monroe Borough, according to the state police at Towanda.

Nichols has been sent a summons which orders him to appear before Towanda Magisterial District Judge on Oct. 3.

DUI charges

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

Todd Allan Anglin, 47, of Arnoldsburg, W.Va., by the state police, on Aug. 31, in the parking lot of the Harkness Family Restaurant in Towanda Township. Anglin's preliminary hearing in Towanda District Court, which was originally scheduled for Sept. 5, has been postponed to Oct. 3.

Ricky Allen Hadley, 50, of Owego, N.Y., by the state police, on Sept. 3, on U.S. Route 220 in Monroe Township. Hadley was also cited for careless driving and failure to stay in his lane. Hadley's waived his preliminary hearing in Towanda District Court, so his case has been transferred to the Bradford County Court of Common Pleas, where he is scheduled to be arraigned on Oct. 4.

Wysox man arrested

A Wysox man was recently arrested by Pennsylvania state police on a charge of indecent exposure.

According to information filed with Magisterial District Judge Fred Wheaton, Benjamin Paul Rehm, 27, was also charged with harassment.

Police said Rehm exposed himself inappropriately to a female victim in June at an Octavian Lane residence.

Rehm was arraigned Aug. 30 and remanded to the Bradford County Jail in lieu of $35,000 bail. Rehm's preliminary hearing was scheduled for Sept. 11, but has been continued to Nov. 6, according to information filed in district court.

Man arrested after theft attempt

A Waverly man was recently arrested by Athens Township police on a charge of criminal attempt to commit theft by unlawful taking.

According to papers filed with Magisterial District Judge Michael Shaw, Samuel John King, 40, was also charged with criminal attempt to commit theft by deception and possessing instruments of crime.

Police said King attempted to activate a water recycling unit outside the Tops supermarket on Elmira Street to receive a recycling voucher valued at $6.99. King used a vehicle window squeegee to attempt to activate the machine, police said.

King's preliminary hearing is scheduled for Oct. 16.

DUI crash leads to charges

A Throop, Pa. man will be charged by state police after police said he was involved in a motor vehicle accident while driving under the influence.

According to information from state police at Towanda, Jason Michael Wildman, 37, was operating a red 1999 Jeep Wrangler at about 11:46 a.m. Sept. 15 on Route 6 in Wyalusing Township. Police said Wildman lost control of the westbound vehicle, traveled across both lanes of Route 6 and struck an embankment on the southern side of the road. Police said officers determined Wildman to be under the influence and found him to be in illegal possession of a fentanyl patch.

Wildman will be charged in district court, police said.

Man charged with child endangerment

An Sayre man was recently arrested by Athens borough police on a charge of endangering the welfare of a child.

According to information filed with Magisterial District Judge Michael Shaw, Todd E. Carpenter, 30, was also charged with possession of a small amount of marijuana and careless driving.

Police said Carpenter was charged following a Sept. 19 motor vehicle accident on North Main Street. The driver of the vehicle rear-ended by Carpenter's vehicle told police Carpenter appeared to be packing a bowl with marijuana at the time of the accident, according to police. Police said a small amount of marijuana and two bowls were found in Carpenter's possession.

Two minor children were in Carpenter's vehicle at the time of the accident, police said.

Carpenter was arraigned Sept. 19 and released from the Bradford County Jail on non-monetary bail conditions. Carpenter's preliminary hearing is scheduled for Sept. 25.

Mailboxes struck in Litchfield Twp.

Pennsylvania state police at Towanda are investigating two criminal mischief incidents in Litchfield Township.

According to state police information, an unknown actor or actors struck mailboxes on Arnold Road and Bumpville Road sometime on Sept. 14 or Sept. 15.

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

Waverly man charged with theft, conspiracy

A Waverly man was recently arrested by Sayre borough police on a charge of criminal conspiracy to commit theft by unlawful taking.

According to information filed with Magisterial District Judge Michael Shaw, Jordan Nathaniel Frisbie, 19, was also charged with theft by unlawful taking and receiving stolen property.

Police said officers stopped Frisbie at about 12:53 a.m. Sept. 22 as he walked south on North Hopkins Street. Police said a navigation unit, credit cards, identification cards, checkbooks and benefit cards belonging to several people other than Frisbie were found on his person.

Frisbie later told police that he was acting as the lookout for another man who was breaking into cars in the area, police said. Police later found a black loaded 9mm handgun, laptop computer and purse the two had stolen in an alley, police said.

Frisbie was arraigned Sept. 22 and remanded to the Bradford County Jail in lieu of $25,000 bail. Frisbie's preliminary hearing is scheduled for Oct. 2.

Man charged with making threats

A Waverly man was recently arrested by Sayre borough police on a charge of making terroristic threats.

According to papers filed with Magisterial District Judge Michael Shaw, Todd Randall, 32, was charged following a Sept. 22 fight in front of the Elks Club on South Elmer Avenue.

Police said Randall verbally threatened to kill several people during the altercation and also threatened police officers during his arrest.

Randall was arraigned Sept. 22 by Magisterial District Judge Jonathan Wilcox and remanded to the Bradford County Jail in lieu of $75,000 bail. Randall's preliminary hearing is scheduled for Oct. 2.

Assault charge

A Sayre woman was recently arrested by borough police on a charge of simple assault.

According to information filed with Magisterial District Judge Michael Shaw, Dawn Nadine Miller, 52, was also charged with harassment.

Police said Miller struck and kicked a male victim in the face during an argument.

Miller was arraigned Sept. 23 by Magisterial District Judge Jonathan Wilcox and remanded to the Bradford County Jail in lieu of $40,000 bail. Miller's preliminary hearing is scheduled for Oct. 2.

Man charged with retail theft

A Columbia Cross Roads man was recently arrested by Athens Township police on a charge of retail theft.

According to papers filed with Magisterial District Judge Michael Shaw, Charles E. Giggee, 34, is accused of removing a DVD home theater system, Blu-Ray player and CD player from the Walmart on Elmira Street. The total value of the items was $225.88, police said.

Giggee was arraigned Sept. 23 by Magisterial District Judge Jonathan Wilcox and remanded to the Bradford County Jail in lieu of $35,000 bail. Giggee's preliminary hearing is scheduled for Oct. 2.