On 10/06/2020 Officers responded to 21 Park St. in the City of Bradford in search of a male whom was wanted on an arrest warrant. The male in question was not found but another wanted person named Justin M. Schlopy was taken into custody at that residence for a warrant on file in relation to furnishing alcohol to minors. Upon arrest the male was found to be in possession of drug paraphernalia related to the use of Crack Cocaine, a Schedule II Controlled Substance. City Police charged Schlopy with additional charges for possession of this paraphernalia.
Chief Ward has ordered focused patrols in the area of 21 Park St. after numerous complaints have been made in that area in relation to ATV's on roadways, general disturbances, and drug activity. Anyone seeing criminal activity in that area is encouraged to report it to the City Police and take photographs if possible for evidence. Patrols will continue to be in that area to deter and stop such activities. Schlopy was arraigned by Magistrate Cercone and remanded to jail on $5,000 cash bail.