Curwensville Man Gets State Prison for Stealing Vehicles

CLEARFIELD – A Curwensville man charged with stealing nine vehicles and a burglary was sentenced to state prison during plea and sentencing court in Clearfield County. Corey Tyler Swatsworth, 37, an inmate of state prison, pleaded guilty to burglary in one case and theft by...

DuBois Man Pleads Guilty in Sexual Assault Case

CLEARFIELD – A DuBois man accused of sexually assaulting a young girl has pleaded guilty in Clearfield County Court. Christopher C. Davis, 23, 64 Hanes Dr., DuBois, pleaded guilty to indecent assault of child less than 13-years old and was sentenced by Judge Paul E. Cherry...

Moore Gets Lengthy State Prison Sentence for Gun Shop Burglaries

CLEARFIELD – A DuBois man accused of three gun shop burglaries was given a lengthy state prison sentence in Clearfield County Court. Brett Andrew Moore, 25, pleaded guilty to criminal conspiracy, burglary, theft by unlawful taking, possessing instruments of crime, criminal...

Ralston Gets Up to 80 Years in Sexual Assault Case

CLEARFIELD – A Clearfield man accused of sexually assaulting teenage boys will be spending up to 80 years in state prison. John Joel Ralston, 51, 10380 Krebs Hwy., Clearfield, pleaded guilty in Clearfield County Court to 10 counts each of involuntary deviate sexual...

Cases for 2 Suspected Drug Dealers Joined for Trial

CLEARFIELD – Two New York men charged with bringing drugs into the area will be tried together for their crimes. Shaking Devine Saunders, 37, 8418 Rockaway Beach Blvd., Far Rockaway, NY, is charged with intentional possession of a controlled substance by person not...

Woman to Stand Trial for Stealing from her Mother

DUBOIS – A DuBois woman will stand trial for taking more than $100,000 from her mother’s accounts. Deborah Diane Hilliard, 57, 212 E. Weber Ave., DuBois, is charged with theft by failure to make required disposition of funds, two counts of theft by unlawful taking and...

Man Sentenced to State Prison in Overdose Death

CLEARFIELD – A Millerton man will spend up to 10 years in state prison for supplying heroin to a man who died of an overdose. Ryan Seth Ray, 25, 7 Pine Hill Dr., Millerton, pleaded guilty to drug delivery resulting in death, involuntary manslaughter, possession with intent...

Former Lottery Winner Pleads Guilty to Stealing from Coal Company

CLEARFIELD – A former lottery winner has pleaded guilty to repeatedly stealing from a coal company in Clearfield County Court. Ricky Lee Hutton, 57, 624 Colorado Rd., Munson, pleaded guilty to two felony counts of theft by unlawful taking and deviant trespass. He was...

Woman Gets State Prison for Selling Heroin

CLEARFIELD – An area woman accused of selling heroin on seven, different occasions was sentenced to state prison during plea and sentencing court in Clearfield County. Melissa Daniell Padgett, 28, 1920 Dorey St. Ext., Clearfield, pleaded guilty to two counts of delivery of...

Curwensville Man Sentenced in Rape Case

CLEARFIELD – A Curwensville man will serve up to 40 years in state prison for raping a 13-year-old girl. Jeremie Thomas Suhoney Sr., 38, 421 Walnut St., Curwensville, pleaded guilty during plea and sentencing court in Clearfield County to rape, statutory sexual assault, two...