Levon Irons, 31, of Ulster is facing charges of felony hinder apprehension or prosecution in the third degree and misdemeanor obstructing administration of law or other government function in the second degree following an incident in Ulster on April 24.
According to the affidavit of probable cause, Pennsylvania State Police were dispatched to a Shotgun Hollow Road residence in order to serve a warrant. Irons is accused of lying to troopers about the wanted person being in the residence. Irons is accused of stating that he had not seen the person in question for “a long time” and that he “did not see anyone” else inside the residence. The person in question was found in a tub hiding behind the curtain.
Irons has a preliminary hearing on May 8 with Magisterial District Judge Todd Carr.
Kenneth Vanderpool, 50, of Towanda is facing a charge of misdemeanor criminal trespass in the third degree following an incident in North Towanda on April 5.
According to the affidavit of probable cause, Vanderpool was on a property that he had been mandated not to come to again via letter from the property manager. Pennsylvania State Police placed Vanderpool into custody and Vanderpool acknowledged that he knew he was not supposed to be there but came to see his family.
Vanderpool has a preliminary hearing on June 12 with Magisterial District Judge Todd Carr.
Brenda Strickland, 72, of Towanda is facing charges of misdemeanor DUI — general impairment of driving safely and summary violation careless driving following a motor vehicle accident near the Fourth Street intersection in Towanda on April 9.
According to the affidavit of probable cause, Towanda Borough police were dispatched for the report of a single vehicle crash where the driver was attempting to leave the scene. Towanda Borough police detected the odor of alcohol coming from Strickland. Strickland told officers that her dog was caught in the window and she attempted to free the dog causing the crash. After questioning, Strickland admitted to having four drinks of alcoholic beverages and performed a standard field sobriety test. Strickland was taken for a blood draw at the Guthrie Memorial Hospital which revealed a .096 percent blood alcohol content.
Strickland has a preliminary hearing on June 7 with Magisterial District Judge Todd Carr.
Troy Clookey, 38, of Tunkhannock is facing DUI related charges following an incident in Wysox on March 15.
According to the affidavit of probable cause, Pennsylvania State Police were dispatched to a single vehicle crash with a driver that did not want police contacted. Clookey was interviewed on River Road in Wysox and gave off the impression of being under the influence of alcohol, according to the affidavit. After a standard field sobriety test, Clookey was taken for a blood draw which revealed a .194 percent blood alcohol content.
Clookey is charged with two DUI misdemeanor related charges, a summary violation charge of driving on roadways laned for traffic and a summary violation charge of careless driving.
Clookey has a preliminary hearing on May 24 with Magisterial District Judge Todd Carr.