Jury Trial October 27, 2020
Following a jury trial at the McKean County Courthouse on October 27, 2020, Robert Pierce was convicted of Simple Assault and Simple Assault by Physical Menace. He was found not guilty of an additional count of strangulation. The case was investigated by City of Bradford Police Officer Clayton Yohe. District Attorney Stephanie Vettenburg-Shaffer prosecuted the case on behalf of the Commonwealth. Pierce was sentenced by Judge John H. Pavlock to 9 months to 24 months in State Corrections.