Edinboro Crime

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  • Accused accomplices in Edinboro homicide appear in c...

    Monday Nov 23 | via Erie Times News 

    Two Pittsburgh men accused by Edinboro police of being accomplices in a November 2014 homicide outside an off-campus apartment complex spent hours in court for their preliminary hearings this afternoon. Michael D. Barron Jr., 23, whom police charge assaulted 22-year-old Tobiah J. Johnson before Johnson was fatally shot by Trey D. Gunter, 22, was held for trial by McKean District Judge Denise Stuck-Lewis on homicide, conspiracy, aggravated assault and recklessly endangering charges.


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Edinboro Law

Is an ARD program in PA accepted in NY?
My 20 yr old daughter got a DUI in NY, but lives in PA and has a PA license. In the preliminary trial, NY suspended her license, in NY. She was also to sign up for the ARD program, but didn't know if she could do it in PA and if that would be acceptable in NY.
Since your daughter was charged in New York, the DUI charge must be handled and resolved there. However, if your...
Last night I got an underage, refused breathalyzer, police said I would be arrested and would have to blow there, what do I do?
Got into argument with friend so I left and as soon as I left the police were there. They kept asking me questions, and they checked to see who i was and made me blow in a breathalyzer. At first I refused the breathalyzer, but they told me I could refuse but I would be arrested and would have to use a breathalyzer at the police station anyways. They made me take the breathalyzer several times because I was not "blowing right". When I blew i was twice above the legal limit. So they gave me an underage and said sarcastically I could keep the mouth piece as a "souvenir". What can I do to fight this? This is the second time i would be getting an underage I just got my license back and now they said I lost it for a year, but i need my license to get to and from work! I need help.
Get an attorney. There are good defenses to underage drinking cases even with breathalyers.
How long does it take for the police to send an underage drinking citation?
A few weeks ago I was drinking with my friends. their apartment is a duplex and i was walking to the backside and one of my friends was burning boxes. I had a beer in my hand and about 10 in my bookbag but i wasnt anywhere near drunk. cops came to tell us to put out the fire and wrote down our information. one of the kids(who admitted to living at the house) lied about his name and took off. the cops told my other friend and i if we helped them out and wrote statements they would help us we were completely honest and told them everything. what exactly is going to happen now?
The length of time can vary. Sometimes citations will be written on the spot and handed to you by the officer. Other...
How do I proceed with a DUI charge if I am stationed overseas?
I was recently taken in for a suspected DUI charge, the blood work needs to come back first before I can receive a court date. The blood work, paper work, and charges wont be sent to me until after I return back to my command. I have been told to contact the District Magistrate about this issue. Is there really anything the Magistrate can do before the blood work and charges are written up?
You have to appear in court at least 2 times for a DUI. If you do nothing and do not appear then there will be a bench...
Is a person eligible for an OLL if revoked from ARD?
If a 1st time DUI Highest offender is placed into ARD, serves the 60-day suspension but is later revoked from ARD due to a "technical violation," once re-sentenced, are they eligible to Petition for an OLL after serving another 60-day suspension or are they now forced to serve the entire one year suspension? After extensive research there seems to be a gray area with this disposition.
While I am not entirely sure, I believe you could get an OLL through PennDOT under these circumstances. It's probably...
Pulled over to the side of road...took keys out of ignition...drank a lot and was found by a state trooper. Will I be charged?
Pulled over to the side of a back road and drank way too much. Keys were not in ignition. Didn't drive anywhere, actually tried to get out and walk home (Within a mile). Couldn't even do that. State Trooper found me.
Were you in the car? Too many variables and we cannot say whether or not charges will be filed. Contact a local...
How long do pa police have to give a citation for dui or other related charges involving accident?
had an accident hit 3 parked cars nobody including self was injured, was asked to take bac refused was put in drunk tank released in morning was given no citation. i turned it in to insurance next day vehicles have been paid for. penndot suspending license for refusal for 18 months received that a month after accident. on the 18th of june it will be 2 months i still have not received anything from police, the morning i was released they had me sign something that said suspicion of marijuna but my rolling papers and rolling machine were left in car.
This question has already been posted. I would direct you to my response there. Good luck.