CLEARFIELD – Clearfield County District Attorney, William A. Shaw, Jr., announced Clearfield County’s Fugitive of the Week for the week of September 6, 2011.
Shaw identified the fugitive as Nancy Ann Hockenberry, age 27, of Beccaria.
Shaw stated that Hockenberry is wanted for failure to appear at a preliminary hearing held on May 4and for failure to appear at arraignment court held on May 25.
On Feb. 16 Trooper Kimberly Ronan of the Pennsylvania State Police, Clearfield Barracks, filed a Criminal Complaint charging Hockenberry with: 1) Theft By Unlawful Taking, F3; 2) Receiving Stolen Property, F3; and 3) Retail Theft, F3.
An affidavit of probable cause filed by Ronan states that in January 2011 the Pennsylvania State Police began an investigation into several employee thefts that had occurred at the Country Convenience Store in Morris Township. Upon investigation it was found that Hockenberry, while employed at the store, had stole approximately $2,254.00 worth of lottery tickets. It was also found that Hockenberry had cashed in several of the lottery tickets and received approximately $1,143.00.
A preliminary hearing was scheduled for May 4, at which time Hockenberry failed to appear and a bench warrant was issued for her arrest. Also, on May 25, Hockenberry failed to appear for arraignment court and a bench was issued for her arrest.
Hockenberry is described as follows:
Height: 5 feet, 7 inches
Anyone with knowledge of Hockenberry’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 and selecting “Report A Crime”.