FOW – ANASTASIA FORREST
CLEARFIELD – Clearfield County District Attorney, William A. Shaw, Jr., announced Clearfield County’s Fugitive of the Week for the week of February 13, 2017.
Shaw identified the Fugitive as Anastasia Forrest, age 41, of Franklin Street, DuBois, Pennsylvania.
Shaw stated that Forrest is wanted for failure to appear at Sentencing Court held on February 6, 2017, at which time a warrant was issued for her arrest.
On May 24, 2016, Officer Travis Goodman of the Sandy Township Police Department, filed a Criminal Complaint charging Forrest with: 1) Crimial Conspiracy/Theft by Deception, M1; and 2) Theft by Deception, M1.
An Affidavit of Probable Cause filed by Officer Goodman states that on April 7, 2016, Officers were dispatched to a local business for the report of a theft. Upon arrival, Officer Goodman met with store personnel who explained that one female and two males entered the store with previously stolen merchandise. Store personnel further explained that the individuals had been stealing numerous items over the past several weeks. Officers then observed video surveillance in which a female, identified as Forrest, was returning previously stolen merchandise in exchange for gift cards.
A Preliminary Hearing was held on July 22, 2016, at which time all charges were held to court. On February 6, 2017, Forrest failed to appear at Sentencing Court and a warrant was issued for her arrest.
Forrest is described as follows:
Anyone with knowledge of Forrest’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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1 (800) 376-4700
(A person charged with a crime is presumed innocent until proven guilty.)
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