Drug possession

Travis White, 32, of Towanda is facing a charge of misdemeanor use/possession of drug paraphernalia following an incident at a gas station in Towanda on March 18.

According to the affidavit of probable cause, Pennsylvania State Police ran a registration check on White’s vehicle that was parked at a gas station and found that he had an active warrant through the Bradford County Sheriff. In the process of discussing the warrant with White, White was searched and admitted to having a needle for methamphetamine use, according to police.

White has a preliminary hearing on June 5 with Magisterial District Judge Todd Carr.

New Albany theft

Zachary Burdick, 21, of New Albany is facing charges of felony theft by unlawful taking or disposition in the second degree and felony receiving stolen property in the second degree following an incident on Fawcett Avenue in New Albany on Jan. 1.

According to the affidavit of probable cause, Pennsylvania State Police were dispatched to the victim’s home after they called about stolen power tools. According to the victim, the tools were stolen and sold to one of his friends. The victim’s friend stated that they bought the tools from Burdick and noticed the victim’s initials on the tools.

Burdick has a preliminary hearing on June 5 with Magisterial District Judge Todd Carr.

Furnishing drug free urine

Nicole Guinane, 34, of Sayre is facing a charge of misdemeanor furnishing drug urine — use or attempt in the third degree following an incident at the Towanda Memorial Hospital on March 7.

According to the affidavit of probable cause, Guinane attempted to use a bottle of fake urine for probation.

Guinane has a preliminary hearing on May 29 with Magisterial District Judge Todd Carr.

Athens DUI

James Lee Jr., 54, of Sayre is facing a charge of misdemeanor DUI: highest rate of alcohol — first offense following an incident at a restaurant drive–thru on Elmira Street in Athens on Aug. 28.

According to the affidavit of probable cause, Athens Township police were dispatched after a call from the Bradford County 911 Center stating that a possibly intoxicated driver crashed in the drive-thru of the restaurant. Lee Jr. was found wearing only pants and walking toward a wooded area. The affidavit states that he struggled to walk where Athens Township police needed him and admitted to having three bottles of an alcoholic beverage and being on Percocet. Lee was taken for a blood draw which revealed a .182 blood alcohol content, Alprazolam and T.H.C.

Lee had a formal arraignment scheduled for April 22 with Judge Jeffery Smith.

Flight to avoid apprehension

Michael Fassett, 22, of Sayre is facing flight to avoid apprehension and drug possession related charges following an incident at a North Elmer Avenue residence in Sayre on April 15.

According to the affidavit of probable cause, Sayre Borough police were dispatched to the residence due to Fassett having an active state parole warrant. Fassett was found in the basement of the residence with methamphetamine and drug paraphernalia. Fassett resisted arrest at first, according to the police.

Fassett is in the Bradford County Correctional Facility on $25,000 bail and has a formal arraignment on May 9 with Judge Evan Williams III.