DA SHAW REPORTS SUSPECTS IN CLEARFIELD BOROUGH SHOOTING HAVE BEEN TAKEN INTO CUSTODY

Clark Carfley CapturedCLEARFIELD – Clearfield County District Attorney, William A. Shaw, Jr., announced today that two suspects wanted in connection with the September 5th shooting at the “Laundry Station” have been taken into custody.

Shaw reported that David J. Clark, 35, and… Continue reading

FOW – BRENT SHAFFER

CLEARFIELD – Clearfield County District Attorney, William A. Shaw, Jr., announced Clearfield County's Fugitive of the Week for the week of September 19, 2016. Shaw identified the Fugitive as Brent Shaffer, age 32, of Clark Road, Olanta, Pennsylvania. Shaw stated that Shaffer is wanted in two separate cases for failure to appear at Criminal Call held on September 1, 2016, at which time a warrant was issued for his arrest. On March 1, 2016, Officer Alex Burkett of the Clearfield Borough Police Department, filed a Criminal Complaint charging Shaffer with: 1) Possession of a Controlled Substance, M, 3 counts; and 2) Use/Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, M, 2 counts Continue reading

CAPTURED – SHAWN ORTASIC

CLEARFIELD – Clearfield County District Attorney, William A. Shaw, Jr., announced the capture of a wanted fugitive. Shaw identified the Fugitive as Shawn Ortasic, age 26, of Nichols Street, Clearfield, Pennsylvania. Ortasic was added to the Clearfield County Fugitive of the Week list on September 12, 2016. Shaw stated that Ortasic is wanted for failure to appear at a Preliminary Hearing held on September 7, 2016, at which time a warrant was issued for his arrest. In a separate case, Ortasic is wanted to failure to appear at Sentencing on September 7, 2016. Continue reading

DA SHAW REPORTS CHARGES FILED FOR BROWN STREET DEATH

Joshua Nelson

Joshua Nelson

Sandy Township – Clearfield County District Attorney, William A. Shaw, Jr., announced today that charges have been filed against a New Millport man for the death of a Brown Street woman in August 2015. 

Shaw identified the… Continue reading

FOW – SHAWN ORTASIC

CLEARFIELD – Clearfield County District Attorney, William A. Shaw, Jr., announced Clearfield County's Fugitive of the Week for the week of September 12, 2016. Shaw identified the Fugitive as Shawn Ortasic, age 26, of Nichols Street, Clearfield, Pennsylvania. Shaw stated that Ortasic is wanted for failure to appear at a Preliminary Hearing held on September 7, 2016, at which time a warrant was issued for his arrest. In a separate case, Ortasic is wanted to failure to appear at Sentencing on September 7, 2016. On July 27, 2016, Officer Daniel Podliski of the Clearfield Borough Police Department, filed a Criminal Complaint charging Ortasic with: 1) Endangering the Welfare of Children, M1, 2 counts; and 2) Use/Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, M. Continue reading

DA SHAW ANNOUNCES ARREST WARRANTS ISSUED FOR CLEARFIELD BOROUGH SHOOTING

Clark Carfley Wanted PosterCLEARFIELD – Clearfield County District Attorney, William A. Shaw, Jr., announced today that two criminal complaints have been filed for the September 5, 2016, shooting that occurred in Clearfield Borough.

Shaw identified the defendants as David J. Clark, age 35,… Continue reading

FOW – VINCENT AARON

CLEARFIELD – Clearfield County District Attorney, William A. Shaw, Jr., announced Clearfield County's Fugitive of the Week for the week of August 29, 2016. Shaw identified the Fugitive as Vincent Aaron, age 27, of Franklin Street, DuBois, Pennsylvania. Shaw stated that Aaron is wanted for failure to appear at a Preliminary Hearing on August 5, 2016, at which time a warrant was issued for his arrest. On June 28, 2016, Officer Lance Thompson of the DuBois City Police Department, filed a Criminal Complaint charging Aaron with: 1) Driving Under the Influence of a Controlled Substance, M; 2) Possession of a Controlled, M; 3) Use/Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, M; 4) Driving Under Suspension, S; and related traffic offenses. Continue reading

CAPTURED – DILLON DICKEY

CLEARFIELD – Clearfield County District Attorney, William A. Shaw, Jr., announced the capture of a wanted fugitive. Shaw identified the Fugitive as Dillon Dickey, age 26, of Bay Road, DuBois, Pennsylvania. Dickey was added to the Clearfield County Fugitive of the Week list on August 22, 2016. On July 16, 2016, Officer Scott Johnson of the Sandy Township Police Department, filed a Criminal Complaint charging Dickey with: 1) Simple Assault, M2; and 2) Harassment, S. An Affidavit of Probable Cause filed by Officer Johnson states that on July 16, 2016, Officers from the Sandy Township Police Department were dispatched to a residence for the report of a domestic assault. Upon arrival at the scene, Officer Johnson made contact with the victim who reported that she and Dickey were involved in a verbal altercation that eventually led to Dickey striking her several times in the face. At that time, Officer Johnson observed injuries that were consistent with the victim’s account. Further, it was related to Officer Johnson that Dickey had fled the scene following the altercation. Continue reading

DA Shaw Announces Homicide Charges for Baby Sophia Death

Jennifer Medzie

Jennifer Medzie

CLEARFIELD – Clearfield County District Attorney, William A. Shaw, Jr., announced today that charges have been filed against an Allport woman for the November 15, 2013, death of two-year-old Sophia Hoffman.

Shaw identified the defendant as Jennifer Medzie,… Continue reading

FOW – DILLON DICKEY

CLEARFIELD – Clearfield County District Attorney, William A. Shaw, Jr., announced Clearfield County's Fugitive of the Week for the week of August 22, 2016. Shaw identified the Fugitive as Dillon Dickey, age 26, of Bay Road, DuBois, Pennsylvania. Shaw stated that Dickey is wanted for failure to appear at Arraignment Court on August 10, 2016, at which time a warrant was issued for his arrest. On July 16, 2016, Officer Scott Johnson of the Sandy Township Police Department, filed a Criminal Complaint charging Dickey with: 1) Simple Assault, M2; and 2) Harassment, S. Continue reading

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