Sarah Maryott, 21, of Monroeton is facing theft related charges following an incident in Monroeton on June 3.

According to the affidavit of probable cause, the Pennsylvania State Police spoke with the victim who stated that Maryott had taken her credit card from her wallet twice and taken money. The total of the money taken was approximately $266. Maryott admitted to taking the money and was seen on camera at the ATMs, according to the affidavit.

Maryott is facing charges of misdemeanor theft by unlawful taking or disposition and misdemeanor access device fraud.

Maryott has a preliminary hearing on Aug. 21 with Magisterial District Judge Todd Carr.

Burglary investigation

The Pennsylvania State Police are investigating a theft of power tools from 192 James St. in North Towanda Township sometime between the early evening of May 28 and the late morning of May 29.

According to police, the unknown individual entered the residence without force and stool several Dewalt drills, a Ryobi power miter and a Workforce wet saw, with a combined value of $250.

PFA violation

Samuel Hay, 21, of Monroeton, faces charges after Pennsylvania State Police said he violated a Protection From Abuse order after contacting a teen girl from Towanda via instant message on June 29.

Smashed windows

The Pennsylvania State Police are investigating a June 28 incident in which someone smashed a victim’s vehicle windows along Dunn Hill Road in Monroe Township. The front, back and side passenger windows of a 2003 Subaru Baja were hit, resulting in $300 worth of damages. Anyone with information is asked to contact state police in Towanda.


A Rome man was arrested following a July 2 crash on Lake Road in Rome Township where he was discovered to be driving under the influence of alcohol, according to Pennsylvania State Police.

Christopher Olshan, 23, resisted police while being placed under arrest and had to be placed in additional restraints after continuing to be belligerent and kicking a filing cabinet while at the Guthrie Towanda Memorial Hospital for a blood draw, police added. He was taken to the Bradford County Correctional Facility on $25,000 bail.

Olshan was charged with the misdemeanors of DUI, institutional vandalism of an educational facility, and resisting arrest, along with four summary traffic violations.

Vehicle shot with paintball gun

The Pennsylvania State Police are investigating a late night June 16 incident in which the victim’s 2011 Toyota Tacoma was shot with a paintball gun by an unknown vehicle passing by on Golden Mile Road in Wysox Township.


Three people were cited for harassment following an early morning June 26 domestic incident along Dogwood Lane in Wysox Township, according to Pennsylvania State Police. The three people charged, who were not identified, were a 34-year-old man from Wysox, a 37-year-old woman from Athens, and a 32-year-old woman from Athens.