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Man Facing Protection Order Violation

A Versailles, NY man is facing charges after his arrest Friday night for violating a protection order against him.  Police say that 37 year old

Stolen Car Recovered in Cyclone

 A man is in McKean County Jail for stealing a car from the Hotel Holley parking lot and driving it to Cyclone.  Court papers say

Man ‘Midway Through High’ Jailed

 A man who told police he was midway through his heroin high when they found him groggy, and sitting on a retaining wall on Pleasant

Lewis Run Man Jailed on Drug Charges

A Lewis Run man is in jail on drug charges.  Cody Taylor was charged by Bradford City police Saturday with possession with intent to deliver

More Info on Accidental Shooting

We have more information about an accidental shooting we told you about earlier this month. Police say 22-year-old Isaac VanWhy of Austin was in the

17-Year-Olds Jailed for Burglary

Two 17-year-olds from St. Marys are accused of going into a South St. Marys Street home Thursday afternoon and robbing another juvenile at gunpoint. Police

Looking for Dunham’s Thieves

Foster Township Police are looking for the two men who stole what they’re calling “an extensive amount of unpaid merchandise” from Dunham’s Sports at the

Two Arrested After Trooper Stops for Disabled Vehicle

A State trooper stopped to assist a motorist with a disabled vehicle on Interstate 86 in Chautauqua County Tuesday and ended up arresting the driver

Olean Man Found With Heroin

10 more bundles of heroin are off the streets of Olean after an arrest last night on West State Street. Police say they started what

Teen Dies After ASP Accident

Allegany State Park Police are investigating the death of a 14-year-old who crashed his snowmobile into a tree Sunday. They say Gabriel Brzezinski of Buffalo

Five Bfd Men Charged in Mailbox-smashing Spree

Five Bradford men have been charged with criminal mischief for a mailbox smashing spree last September in McKean County.  Court records indicate that 20 year-old

Buffalo Man Pleads to Drug Charges

A Buffalo man pleaded guilty Thursday in McKean County Court to selling heroin in the Bradford area.  22 year-old Robert Jackson was charged with possession

Firefighters Called to Mastercraft

City firefighters were called to Mastercraft on East Main this morning for a possible fire. At just before 9:30 firefighters were told the building was

Child Shot in Jamestown

A 10-year-old is hospitalized after being shot last night in Jamestown, across the street from the high school and about two blocks from the police

Accused Drug Seller Charged Again

A man who was put in McKean County Jail last week for selling heroin is now accused of selling crack cocaine and marijuana in Bradford,

Man charged in Theft of Firearms

A Ridgway man has been charged in connection with the theft of around 40 firearms from his father.  Police say that Curt Gosnell Jr. faces

Warren Man Convicted of Robbery

A Warren man was convicted of robbery Tuesday in McKean County Court.  32 year-old Shad Gutshall was found guilty by a jury of robbing Jacob

City Council Makes Hire in Police Department

During Tuesday night’s Bradford City Council meeting the city hired police officer Mike Spencer to a permanent position with the Bradford City Police Department.  Chief

Ski for Cancer Raises $23,000

The Tony Dolan Ski for Cancer at Westline Saturday raised $23,000 for the McKean County chapter.  Ski for Cancer co-chairperson Betsy Dolan Eschrich says around

Two Arrested on Meth Charges

Two Randolph residents are facing charges after the Southern Tier Regional Drug Task Force discovered a meth lab during a drug bust in their apartment.

Cops: Bradford Man Stole Car

A Bradford man is accused of stealing a car that was found several hours later burning on Harrisburg Run. Court papers say 34-year-old Curtis Berkhouse

Two Charges Against Accused Barroom Brawler Dismissed

Two felony assault charges against an Eldred man were dismissed today after a preliminary hearing in front of District Judge Bill Todd, but two misdemeanor

St. Marys Man Struck by SUV

A man was struck by an SUV Monday night at the Save-A-Lot grocery store in St. Marys.  Police say that a Hummer, operated by Mellissa

Morrisore Trial Slated to Start in May

The trial of Paul Morrisroe will not start until May 16.  The 39 year-old Morrisroe is facing homicide by vehicle and DUI  by alcohol and

Ludow Man Assaults and Threatens Another Man

A Ludlow man is facing several charges after he assaulted another man and threatened to kill him.  Court records indicate that19 year-old Daniel Walton put

Man Accused of Assaulting Two Women

A Bradford man is accused of assaulting two women late last night on Harding Avenue. Joshua Pingie is charged with two counts of simple assault.

Family Displaced by Fire

The Red Cross is helping a family of five who were forced to leave their home after a fire morning. No one was hurt, but

Portville Man Charged with Rape

22-year-old man is accused of raping a 15-year-old girl. Nicholas Brooks of Portville was arrested Friday following a nine-month investigation by the state police Bureau

Police Investigate Assault at BAHS

City of Bradford Police are investigating an assault that happened earlier this week at Bradford High. They say they are working with the Bradford Area

Causer Looking for Cold War-Era Vets

Rep. Martin Causer (R-Turtlepoint) is inviting area Cold War-era veterans to contact his office so he can honor them for their service to our country.

Woman Threatens to Feed Victim to Pitt Bulls

A Bradford woman is facing terroristic threats charges after an incident involving another woman on December 23.  Court records say that 31 year-old Jamie Essien

Buffalo Woman Sentenced on Drug Charges

A Buffalo woman pleaded guilty Thursday in McKean County Court to drug charges after a drug bust at the Hotel Holley last November.  21 year-old

Man Sentenced for Assault

A Kane man accused of assaulting a woman in the borough back in September will has been sentenced to three to 18 months in McKean

Wanted by McKean Co. Sheriff’s Office

The McKean County Sheriff’s Office has posted pictures on Facebook of several people wanted by different law enforcement agencies, including the FBI. They are Christopher

Another Heroin Dealer in Jail

Another out-of-the area heroin dealer is in McKean County Jail. James Luper of Erie is accused of selling the drug to a confidential police informant

Firefighters Called to Jackson Avenue

Bradford firefighters were called to Jackson Avenue for a reported structure fire at just after noon today. When they got there, Captain Mike Scrivo reported

$450,000 Cash 5 Ticket Sold in Bradford

A Cash 5 lottery ticket, worth $450,000 was sold Tuesday at Tops Friendly Markets in Bradford.  Gary Miller of the Pennsylvania Lottery says the winner

Boil Water Advisory in Bradford Lifted

The boil water advisory for 280 customers in the 600 to 1200 blocks of West Washington Street was lifted Wednesday by the Bradford Water Authority.

Five Arrested for Selling Drugs in Olean

Five people have been arrested for selling drugs in the city of Olean.  The arrests were the result of investigations conducted by the Olean City

Coudy Man Sentenced for Defrauding Cattlemen

A Coudersport man has been sentenced to 38 months in federal prison and three years of supervised release after his conviction on attempting to defraud

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