Arrested on Warrant
On June 6, 2019, SBRPD was called to the Giant in the Wind Gap Shopping Center in Wind Gap Borough for a report of a male who was passed out at that location. Officers arrived and found the male in front of the store. Officers found that he was hiking along the Appalachian Trail for the past few weeks. He provided officers with a false name. After investigation, police determined that the hiker was wanted out of Connecticut for a Probation Violation with the original charge being Possession of Child Pornography. He was taken into custody and charged with being a Fugitive from Justice. He was remanded to the Northampton County Prison.