FOW – ETHAN MCLACHLAN

CLEARFIELD – Clearfield County District Attorney, William A. Shaw, Jr., announced Clearfield County's Fugitive of the Week for the week of November 21, 2016. Shaw identified the Fugitive as Ethan McLachlan, age 25, of Grandview Road, Curwensville, Pennsylvania. Shaw stated that McLachlan is wanted for failure to appear at a Preliminary Hearing held on November 16, 2016, at which time a warrant was issued for his arrest. On October 3, 2016, Officer Daniel Podliski of the Clearfield Borough Police Department, filed a Criminal Complaint charging McLachlan with: 1) Possession with Intent to Deliver a Controlled Substance, F; 2) Criminal Use of a Communication Facility, F3; 3) Dealing in Proceeds of an Unlawful Activity, F1; 4) Possession of a Controlled Substance, M; and 5) Use/Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, M. Continue reading

FOW – MATTHEW KENNEDY

CLEARFIELD – Clearfield County District Attorney, William A. Shaw, Jr., announced Clearfield County's Fugitive of the Week for the week of November 7, 2016. Shaw identified the Fugitive as Matthew Kennedy, age 30, of 4th Street, Clearfield, Pennsylvania. Shaw stated that Kennedy is wanted for failure to appear at a Preliminary Hearing held on November 2, 2016, at which time a warrant was issued for his arrest. On September 26, 2016, Officer Sergio Caltagarone of the Clearfield Borough Police Department, filed a Criminal Complaint charging Kennedy with: 1) Driving Under the Influence of a Controlled Substance, M; 2) Use/Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, M; and 3) Public Drunkenness, S. Continue reading

CAPTURED – DARIN COOLEY

CLEARFIELD – Clearfield County District Attorney, William A. Shaw, Jr., announced the capture of a wanted fugitive. Shaw identified the Fugitive as Darin Cooley, age 34, of Patterson Ave., DuBois, Pennsylvania. Cooley was added to the Clearfield County Fugitive of the Week list on October 10, 2016. Shaw stated that Cooley was wanted in two separate cases for failure to appear. Cooley failed to appear at Criminal Call held on September 1, 2016, at which time a warrant was issued for his arrest. Cooley additionally failed to appear at a Preliminary Hearing held on October 7, 2016, at which time a warrant was issued for his arrest. Continue reading

FOW – COLT KRAMER

CLEARFIELD – Clearfield County District Attorney, William A. Shaw, Jr., announced Clearfield County's Fugitive of the Week for the week of October 31, 2016. Shaw identified the Fugitive as Colt Kramer, age 31, of 13th Street, Philipsburg, Pennsylvania. Shaw stated that Kramer is wanted for failure to appear at Criminal Call held on October 27, 2016, at which time a warrant was issued for his arrest. On February 8, 2016, Deputy George DeHaven of the Clearfield County Sheriff’s Office, filed a Criminal Complaint charging Kramer with: 1) Endangering the Welfare of Children, M1. Continue reading

FOW – DARIN COOLEY

CLEARFIELD – Clearfield County District Attorney, William A. Shaw, Jr., announced Clearfield County's Fugitive of the Week for the week of October 10, 2016. Shaw identified the Fugitive as Darin Cooley, age 34, of Patterson Ave., DuBois, Pennsylvania. Shaw stated that Cooley is wanted in two separate cases for failure to appear. Cooley failed to appear at Criminal Call held on September 1, 2016, at which time a warrant was issued for his arrest. Cooley additionally failed to appear at a Preliminary Hearing held on October 7, 2016, at which time a warrant was issued for his arrest. On April 13, 2016, Officer Casey Doherty of the DuBois City Police Department, filed a Criminal Complaint charging Cooley with: 1) Firearms Not to Be Carried Without a License, F3. Continue reading

FOW – BRIAN KEPHART, JR

CLEARFIELD – Clearfield County District Attorney, William A. Shaw, Jr., announced Clearfield County's Fugitive of the Week for the week of October 3, 2016. Shaw identified the Fugitive as Brian Kephart, Jr., age 19, of Franks Lane, Clearfield, Pennsylvania. Shaw stated that Kephart is wanted for failure to appear at Sentencing Court held on September 27, 2016, at which time a warrant was issued for his arrest. On July 12, 2016, Officer Mitchell Klender of the Clearfield Borough Police Department, filed a Criminal Complaint charging Kephart with: 1) Fleeing and Eluding, F3; and various traffic offenses. Continue reading

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

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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

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