Bradford County District Attorney Daniel J. Barrett reported that the following people were recently sentenced in the Bradford County Court of Common Pleas, Towanda, Pennsylvania:

Matthew Haverly, 39, formerly of Canton was sentenced to incarceration in a Pennsylvania State Correctional Facility for 3.5 months to 14 years, fines, plus court costs, for the offenses of Involuntary manslaughter, Abuse of Corpse, Tampering with Evidence, and Possession of a Weapon. Trooper Nathan Lewis and Trooper Christopher Higdon both of the Pennsylvania State Police arrested Haverly following investigation of an incident that occurred in Wyalusing Township on May 30 and May 31, 2018. Haverly has been in the Bradford Correctional Facility since his arrest on June 1, 2018.

Desmond Fitzgerald, 23, of Towanda was sentenced to Probation Supervision for a term of 12 months, (for both charges, concurrent to each other), fines of $300.00, plus court costs, for the offenses of Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, a misdemeanor, and Unsworn Falsification of Statements, a misdemeanor of the third degree. Officers Ryan Edsell and Brian Bellows both of the Towanda Borough Police Department arrested Fitzgerald for the offenses occurring on Aug. 2, 2019 and Oct. 8, 2019.

Leonard Storms, 49, of Elmira, New York, was sentenced to incarceration in the Bradford County Correctional Facility for six month to 12 months, fines of $300.00, plus costs, for the offense of Criminal Trespass, a misdemeanor of the third degree. Storms maxed out on his other sentences. Storm’s had been on Parole but failed to comply with the conditions. Parole was revoked and the case was set for resentencing. Sergeant Joshua Thompson of the Pennsylvania State Police arrested Storms following investigation of an incident that occurred in Wells Township on July 5, 2014

Kenneth Dyer, 36, of Williamsport was sentenced to incarceration in the Bradford County Correctional Facility for five days to six months, fines of $500.00, plus court costs, for the offense of Driving under the Influence of Alcohol (2/10), a misdemeanor, Accident Involving Vehicle and Property, a summary. Officer John Werner of the Towanda Borough Police Department arrested Dyer for the offense occurring on September 23, 2018.

Megan Middleton, 27, of Nichols, New York, was sentenced to Incarceration in the Bradford County Correctional Facility for three months, 15 days to 18 months, followed by Probation Supervision for a term of 12 months, concurrent to her other sentences, fines of $500.00, plus court costs, for the offenses of Attempt to Theft by Unlawful Taking, a felony of the third degree, Resisting Arrest, a misdemeanor, and Criminal Mischief, a misdemeanor of the third degree. Officer Casey Shiposh of the Sayre Borough Police Department arrested Middleton for the offenses occurring on Oct. 15, 2018.

Erica Stroud, 35, of Towanda was sentenced to Probation Supervision for a term of 12 months, fines of $150.00, for the offense of Possession of Controlled Substance, a misdemeanor. Trooper Scott Hawley of the Pennsylvania State Police arrested Stroud following investigation of an incident that occurred in Towanda Borough on Nov. 20, 2018.

Melissa Ferro, 31, of Towanda was sentenced to incarceration in the Bradford County Correctional Facility for two months to five months, fines of $100.00, plus court costs, Ferro other sentences are aggregate to these sentences. Ferro was sentenced to probation but failed to comply with the conditions. Probation was revoked and the case was set for resentencing. Ferro offenses on this case are Possession of a Controlled Substance, a misdemeanor. Agents of the Pennsylvania State Police Vice and Narcotics Unit arrested Ferro following investigation of incidents that occurred in Sheshequin Township on Aug. 11, 2016.

District Attorney Daniel J. Barrett reported that the following Persons recently pled guilty in the Bradford County Court of Common Pleas, Towanda, Pennsylvania:

Dana Harbst-Burkhart, 47, Athens entered a plea of guilty to the offense of Driving under the Influence of Alcohol a misdemeanor. Harbst-Burkart will be sentenced on a later date, following preparation of a presentence report by the Bradford County Probation Department. Officer Thomas Zebrowski of the Sayre Borough Police Department arrested Harbst-Burkart for the offense on Feb. 23, 2019.

Bradford County District Attorney Daniel J. Barrett reported that the following persons were recently accepted into the Accelerated Rehabilitative Disposition (ARD) program in the Bradford County Court of Common Pleas, Towanda, Pennsylvania:

Christine Struble, 59, Waverly, New York, charged with the offense of Retail Theft, was accepted into the ARD Program and placed on probation for a term of six months. While on probation, Struble will be subject to supervision by the Bradford County Probation Department which supervision may include monitoring for drug or alcohol use. Additionally, Struble must perform 24 hours of community service. Officer Denny Slater of the Athens Township Police Department arrested Struble for an offense on Nov. 19, 2018 in Athens Township.

Erick Potter, 30, of Towanda charged with the offense of Driving under the Influence of Alcohol, was accepted into the ARD Program and placed on probation for a term of nine months. While on probation, Potter will be subject to supervision by the Bradford County Probation Department which supervision will include monitoring for drug or alcohol use. Additionally, Potter must perform community service with the DUI Litter Brigade and attend a Victim Impact Panel and he will lose his Pennsylvania driving privilege for 60 days. Trooper Michael Tracy of the Pennsylvania State Police arrested Potter for an offense on Nov. 10, 2018 in Wyalusing Township.

Miles Antisdel, 61, of Rome charged with the offense of Hindering Apprehension, was accepted into the ARD Program and placed on probation for a term of six months. While on probation Antisdel will be subject to supervision by the Bradford County Probation Department which supervision may include monitoring for drug or alcohol use. Additionally, Antisdel must perform 24 hours community service. Trooper Joshua Fisher of the Pennsylvania State Police arrested Antisdel for the offense on March 25, 2017 in Warren Township.