CAPTURED – BILLIE JO DICKEY

Billie Jo Dickey

Billie Jo Dickey

CLEARFIELD – Clearfield County District Attorney, William A. Shaw, Jr., announced the capture of a wanted fugitive.

Shaw identified the Fugitive as Billie Jo Dickey, age 48, of Spot Road, DuBois, Pennsylvania.

Dickey was added to the Clearfield County Fugitive of the Week list on August 1, 2016.

On May 12, 2016, Officer Erik Rupp of the Sandy Township Police Department, filed a Criminal Complaint charging Dickey with: 1) Retail Theft, F3; 2) Receiving Stolen Property, M2; and 3) Defiant Trespass, M3.

An Affidavit of Probable Cause filed by Officer Rupp states that on May 9, 2016, the Sandy Township Police Department received a report of a theft at a local business. Upon arrival, Officers met with store personnel who identified the actor as Dickey, who had previously received a notice of restriction from property due to a prior incident. Store personnel stated that Dickey was observed attempting to remove numerous items from the store. When confronted, Dickey admitted to attempting to remove the merchandise from the store.

A Preliminary Hearing was held on June 17, 2016, at which all charges were held to court. On July 26, 2016, Dickey failed to appear at Sentencing Court and a warrant was issued for her arrest.

Shaw stated that on August 3, 2016, Dickey voluntarily surrendered herself to Deputies from the Clearfield County Sheriff’s Office.

Shaw thanked the Clearfield County Sheriff’s Office for their assistance with this case.

Anyone with knowledge of a Fugitive’s location is asked to call Clearfield County Crime Stoppers at (800)-376-4700. All calls to Crime Stoppers are confidential.

Anonymous tips can also be submitted by visiting the Clearfield County District Attorney web site at “www.ClearfieldDA.org” and selecting “Report A Crime”.

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(A person charged with a crime is presumed innocent until proven guilty.)

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