Kody Best

Kody Best

CLEARFIELD – Clearfield County District Attorney, William A. Shaw, Jr., announced Clearfield County’s Fugitive of the Week for the week of April 14, 2014.

Shaw identified the Fugitive as Kody Clayton Best, age 20, of Daisy Street, Clearfield, Pennsylvania.

Shaw stated that Best is wanted for failure to appear at Plea and Sentencing Court on April 8, 2014.

On November 20, 2013, Patrolman Nathan Curry of the Clearfield Borough Police Department, filed a Criminal Complaint charging Best with: 1) Theft From a Motor Vehicle, M1; 2) Receiving Stolen Property, M1; and 3) Criminal Conspiracy, M1.

An Affidavit of Probable Cause filed by Patrolman Curry states that on October 31, 2013, the Clearfield Borough Police Department received a report of a theft from a motor vehicle that was located on West 6th Avenue, Clearfield Borough. Upon investigation it was found that Best and two other individuals had unlawfully entered the victim’s vehicle and removed items valued at approximately $289.00. It was also found the Best and the two individuals had broken into several others vehicles that were located in Clearfield Borough.

A Preliminary Hearing was scheduled for January 22, 2014, at which time all charges were held for Court. On April 8, 2014, Best failed to appear for Plea and Sentencing Court and a warrant was issued for his arrest.

Best is described as follows:

Race: White
Sex: Male
Height: 6’3″
Eyes: Hazel
Hair: Brown

Anyone with knowledge of Best’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 “” and selecting “Report A Crime”.


1 (800) 376-4700

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

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