Monroe simple assault

Luis Ubiles–Nieves, 27, of Monroeton is facing simple assault related charges following an incident on Brocktown Road in Monroe on June 28.

According to the affidavit of probable cause, the Pennsylvania State Police were dispatched for a domestic incident and found the victim with a laceration near her eyebrow and the right arm of her glasses were broken. The victim stated that Ubiles–Nieves pushed her head causing her face to make contact with the glass door. The victim called for help, but Ubiles–Nieves is accused of walking away from the home in an unknown direction.

Ubiles–Nieves is facing charges of misdemeanor simple assault in the second degree, summary violation harassment — subject other to physical contact and summary violation criminal mischief — damage property.

Ubiles–Nieves is in the Bradford County Correctional Facility on $2,500 bail and has a preliminary hearing on July 3 with Magisterial District Judge Todd Carr.

Sayre DUI

Cindy Lerche, 61, of Waverly is facing DUI related charges following an incident on Cayuta Street in Sayre on May 5.

According to the affidavit of probable cause, Sayre Borough police witnessed Lerche cross the middle line of Cayuta Street and almost strike their vehicle. Lerche was asked to perform a standard field sobriety test after an officer detected the odor of alcohol. Lerche was taken for a blood draw which revealed a .17% blood alcohol concentration.

Lerche is facing charges of misdemeanor DUI: highest rate of alcohol — first offense, summary violation careless driving and summary violation fail to keep right.

Lerche has a preliminary hearing on July 19 with Magisterial District Judge Todd Carr.

Wilmot drug possession

Tessa Douglas, 18, of Sugar Run is facing drug possession related charges following an incident on Rocky Forest Road in Wilmot on April 16.

According to the affidavit of probable cause, the Pennsylvania State Police were dispatched to the residence after Child and Youth Services found drug paraphernalia in the residence. Douglas’ room had a jar of marijuana seeds, smoking devices and a metal grinder containing suspected marijuana.

Douglas is facing charges of misdemeanor marijuana — small amount personal use and misdemeanor use/possession of drug paraphernalia.

Douglas has a preliminary hearing on July 9 with Magisterial District Judge Fred Wheaton.

Drug possession

Benjamin Bailey, 52, and Monica Bailey, 48, of New Albany are facing drug related charges following a traffic stop on Patterson Boulevard in Towanda on March 12.

According to the affidavit of probable cause, the Pennsylvania State Police were investigating Benjamin Bailey, as he was involved in the sale of methamphetamine. A traffic stop was conducted on his vehicle after a trooper saw the inspection sticker was expired. Monica Bailey was found to be in possession of approximately five grams of crystal methamphetamine and other drug paraphernalia while Benjamin Bailey was found in possession of marijuana.

Benjamin Bailey is facing a charge of misdemeanor marijuana — small amount personal use.

Monica Bailey is facing charges of five counts of misdemeanor use/possession of drug paraphernalia and misdemeanor intentional possession of controlled substance by per not regulation.

Both Bailey’s have preliminary hearings on July 24 with Magisterial District Judge Todd Carr.

Burglary

An investigation was conducted by the Pennsylvania State Police into the theft of A/Coils from unoccupied trailers near Franklin Road and Route 220 in Towanda between March 20 and March 21. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Pennsylvania State Police in Towanda.

Sayre DUI

Alexander Henke, 21, of Little Meadows is facing DUI and other vehicle responsibility related charges following a traffic stop near Chacona Lane in Sayre on June 1.

According to the affidavit of probable cause, Sayre Borough police witnessed Henke driving with an expired registration plate. After detecting the odor of alcohol, Henke was asked to perform a standard field sobriety test and was taken for a blood draw which revealed a .13% blood alcohol concentration.

Henke is facing charges of misdemeanor DUI: high rate of alcohol — first offense, summary violation driving unregistered vehicle, summary violation operating vehicle without valid inspection and summary violation driving while operator privilege is suspended or revoked.

Henke has a preliminary hearing on July 19 with Magisterial District Judge Todd Carr.

Ulster burglary

The Pennsylvania State Police are investigating a burglary incident that occurred at a Bridge Street residence in Ulster on June 16. According to the police, the garage of the residence was entered and multiple items were taken. A Rock Island .22 caliber rifle, a Husqvarna gas weed trimmer, fishing supplies and two B.B. guns were taken from the garage. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Pennsylvania State Police in Towanda.

Canton criminal mischief

The Pennsylvania State Police are investigating the report of damage done to two vehicles’ tires on Route 14 in Canton between June 11 and June 12. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Pennsylvania State Police in Towanda.

Sylvania burglary

An investigation is being conducted by the Pennsylvania State Police into a reported burglary of a barn and residence on Old State Road in Sylvania between May 11 and June 11. The unknown actor is accused of removing numerous items before fleeing the scene undetected. A radial arm saw, drill press, router, power tools, action figures from Star Wars/Lord of the Rings and Dragon WW2, and model cars were all taken.

Litchfield burglary

The Pennsylvania State Police are investigating a burglary incident that occurred on Park Hollow Road in Litchfield on May 3. According to the report, an unknown actor broke into the victim’s residence through a back sliding glass door and stole items including a white Ford F-350 work truck before fleeing the scene in an unknown direction. Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to contact the Pennsylvania State Police in Towanda.