CLEARFIELD – Clearfield County District Attorney, William A. Shaw, Jr., announced Clearfield County's Fugitive of the Week for the week of June 8, 2015.
Shaw identified the Fugitive as Theodore Wells, age 27, of Highland Street, Dubois, Pennsylvania.
Shaw stated that Wells is wanted for failure to appear at a Criminal Pretrial Conference held on May 21, 2015.
On November 18, 2014, Trooper Jason McKee of the Pennsylvania State Police, Dubois Barracks, filed a Criminal Complaint charging Wells with: 1) Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol, M; 2) Driving Vehicle at Safe Speed, S; 3) Careless Driving, S; and 4) Occupant Protection, S.
An Affidavit of Probable Cause filed by Trooper McKee states that on March 28, 2014, the Pennsylvania State Police, Dubois Barracks, were dispatched to Highland Avenue, Brady Township, for the report of a vehicle accident. Upon arrival, Trooper McKee observed a vehicle with extensive damage. Upon making contact with the operator of the vehicle, identified as Wells, signs of impairment were detected. Wells was then transported to Altoona Regional Hospital for treatment.
A Preliminary Hearing was scheduled for December 19, 2014, at which time all charges were held for court. On May 21, 2015, Wells failed to appear for a Criminal Pretrial Conference and a warrant was issued for his arrest Continue reading