Monthly Archives: April 2013

SHAW ANNOUNCES TREASURE LAKE MAN SENTENCED TO STATE PRISON FOR SEXUALLY MOLESTING A CHILD

Karl Porter

Karl Porter

CLEARFIELD – Clearfield County District Attorney, William A. Shaw, Jr., announced today that a DuBois man has been sentenced to state prison for Aggravated Indecent Assault of Child.

Shaw identified the defendant as Karl Porter, age 40, of… Continue reading

DA SHAW ANNOUNCES WOODLAND MAN SENTENCED TO STATE PRISON FOR PHOTOGRAPHING AND SEXUALLY MOLESTING A CHILD

William West

William West

CLEARFIELD – Clearfield County District Attorney, William A. Shaw, Jr., announced today that a Woodland man has been sentenced to state prison for Sexual Abuse of Children, Statutory Sexual Assault, Involuntary Deviate Sexual Intercourse, Aggravated Indecent Assault, Corruption… Continue reading

CAPTURED – JARRED PETERS

CLEARFIELD – Clearfield County District Attorney, William A. Shaw, Jr., announced the capture of a wanted fugitive. Shaw identified the Fugitive as Jarred David Peters, age 21, of South 6th Street, Clearfield, Pennsylvania. Peters was added to the Clearfield County Fugitive of the Week list on April 15, 2013. On February 25, 2013, Patrolman Joseph Witherite of the Clearfield Borough Police Department, filed a Criminal Complaint charging Peters with: 1) Forgery, M1, 4 Counts; 2) Theft By Deception, M2, 2 Counts; 3) Theft By Unlawful Taking, M2, 2 Counts; and 4) Receiving Stolen Property, M2, 2 Counts. Continue reading

DA SHAW ANNOUNCES BROCKWAY MAN SENTENCED TO STATE PRISON FOR ARMED ROBBERIES

Kevin Bundy

Kevin Bundy

DUBOIS – Clearfield County District Attorney, William A. Shaw, Jr., announced today that a Brockway man has been sentenced to state prison for three armed robberies that occurred in DuBois City and Sandy Township.

Shaw identified the defendant… Continue reading

CAPTURED – WALTER STEVENS

CLEARFIELD – Clearfield County District Attorney, William A. Shaw, Jr., announced the capture of a wanted fugitive. Shaw identified the Fugitive as Walter William Stevens, age 67, of Apple Street, Fallentimber, Pennsylvania. Stevens was added to the Clearfield County Fugitive of the Week list on November 19, 2012. On December 12, 2011, Trooper Brian Elensky of the Pennsylvania State Police, Clearfield Barracks, filed a Criminal Complaint charging Stevens with: 1) Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol, M; 2) Opening and Closing Vehicle Doors, S; 3) Windshield Obstructions and Wipers, S; 4) Driving On Roadways Laned for Traffic, S; 5) Careless Driving, S; 6) Reckless Driving, S; and 7) Restraint Systems, S. Continue reading

F.O.W. – JARRED PETERS

CLEARFIELD – Clearfield County District Attorney, William A. Shaw, Jr., announced Clearfield County's Fugitive of the Week for the week of April 15, 2013. Shaw identified the Fugitive as Jarred David Peters, age 21, of South 6th Street, Clearfield, Pennsylvania. Shaw stated that Peters is wanted for failure to appear at a Preliminary Hearing on April 10, 2013. On February 25, 2013, Patrolman Joseph Witherite of the Clearfield Borough Police Department, filed a Criminal Complaint charging Peters with: 1) Forgery, M1, 4 Counts; 2) Theft By Deception, M2, 2 Counts; 3) Theft By Unlawful Taking, M2, 2 Counts; and 4) Receiving Stolen Property, M2, 2 Counts. Continue reading

SHAW ANNOUNCES CHARGES FILED FOR DRUGS BEING BROUGHT INTO CLEARFIELD COUNTY JAIL

Denny Daub

Denny Daub

CLEARFIELD – Clearfield County District Attorney, William A. Shaw, Jr., announced today that charges have been filed against two inmates as a result of controlled substances being brought into the Clearfield County Jail.

Shaw identified the defendants as… Continue reading

DA SHAW ANNOUNCES CLEARFIELD MAN CHARGED WITH ARSON

William Devaney

William Devaney

CLEARFIELD – Clearfield County District Attorney, William A. Shaw, Jr., announced today that arson charges have been filed against a Clearfield man.

Shaw identified the defendant as William John Devaney, Jr., age 43, of Franks Lane, Clearfield, Pennsylvania.… Continue reading

F.O.W. – STEVEN RILEY

CLEARFIELD – Clearfield County District Attorney, William A. Shaw, Jr., announced Clearfield County's Fugitive of the Week for the week of April 8, 2013. Shaw identified the Fugitive as Steven Jeffrey Riley, age 34, of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Shaw stated that Riley is wanted in two separate cases for failure to appear at Preliminary Hearings on April 5, 2013. On February 26, 2013, Officer Stephen Bilunka of the Sandy Township Police Department, filed a Criminal Complaint charging Riley with: 1) Retail Theft, F3; and 2) Criminal Conspiracy, F3. An Affidavit of Probable Cause filed by Officer Bilunka states that on February 16, 2013, the Sandy Township Police Department received a report of a theft from a business located on Industrial Drive in Sandy Township. Upon investigation, it was found that on the date of the incident another individual was distracting store employees by dropping several one dollar bills and 20 dollar bills on the floor of the store, and was causing a scene with other customers. While the other individual was causing the distraction, Riley had stolen food and merchandise valued at approximately $224.17 from the store Continue reading

CAPTURED – MARK QUICK

CLEARFIELD – Clearfield County District Attorney, William A. Shaw, Jr., announced the capture of a wanted fugitive. Shaw identified the Fugitive as Mark Michael Quick, age 47, of South Second Street, Clearfield, Pennsylvania. Quick was added to the Clearfield County Fugitive of the Week list on March 4, 2013. On May 9, 2012, Patrolman Crystal Panebianco of the Lawrence Township Police Department, filed a Criminal Complaint charging Quick with:1) Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol, M; 2) Driving While Operating Privilege is Suspended or Revoked, S; 3) Driving on Roadways Laned for Traffic, S; 4) Restrictions on Alcoholic Beverages, S; 5) Driving Vehicle at Safe Speed, S; 6) Careless Driving, S; 7) Reckless Driving, S; 8) Driving on Divided Highways, S; and 9) Driving on the Right Side of Roadway, S. Continue reading