Burglary charge

A Sayre man was recently arrested by borough police on a charge of burglary.

According to information filed with Magisterial District Judge Michael Shaw, Jason Ryan Brown, 36, was also charged with receiving stolen property and resisting arrest.

Police said Brown entered a Hoover Street residence Sept. 1 and removed a purse. Brown ran away from police but later stopped resisting after police threatened to use a stun gun, police said.

Brown was arraigned Sept. 1 and remanded to the Bradford County Jail in lieu of $25,000 bail. Brown's preliminary hearing is scheduled for Sept. 10.