Criminal charges filed:

lBenjamin A. Henry, 25, Fairmount City.

Charged with driving under the influence of alcohol, a misdemeanor, and four traffic law violations, July 31 in Limestone Township.

Filed by state police Tpr. Kevin Doverspike Jr.

lBrian Scott Cowfer, 27, Rimersburg.

Charged with two counts of leaving the scene of a crash involving damage to property, a second-degree misdemeanor; and three traffic law violations, Feb. 22 in Piney Township.

Filed by state police Tpr. Patrick Berggren.

lWilliam Brent Craig, 56, Sligo.

Charged with driving under the influence of alcohol, a misdemeanor; and three traffic law violations, Oct. 20, 2020, in Toby Township.

Filed by state police Tpr. Dylan Jarrett.

lAndrew W. Ealy, 41, Parker.

Charged with issuing bad checks as a third-degree misdemeanor, May 16 to Tom's Riverside in Rimersburg. Filed by the victim.

lJesse Lee Yarger, 44, Kittanning.

Charged with driving under the influence of alcohol as a first-degree misdemeanor; driving while his license is suspended due to a previous DUI conviction, a third-degree misdemeanor; possession of a small amount of marijuana, an unclassified misdemeanor; and driving a vehicle without a valid inspection, a summary, June 10 in New Bethlehem.

Filed by New Bethlehem Police Officer Taylor T. Smith.

The following cases involve summary offenses punishable by up to a $300 fine and 90 days in jail upon conviction.

lDerrick Henry Best, 41, Rimersburg. Charged with harassment Jan. 26 in Porter Township. Filed by state police Tpr. Stephen Galmarini.

lNishere Kemp, 33, Fairmount City. Charged with failure to confine a dog in his or her care; two counts of failure to vaccinate a dog in his or her care; and failure to isolate a biting do in his or her care Aug. 12 in Redbank Township. Filed by state dog law warden Matthew Patrick.

STRATTANVILLE - A woman accused of stealing more than $70,000 from the Strattanville Volunteer Fire Department was sentenced Oct. 6 in Clarion County Court to serve seven years on probation.

CLARION - A Clarion County jury Sept. 24 convicted Floyd Harry Watson, 45, Knox, on 111 charges relating to the rape of a girl over a six-year period.

ELK TWP. -- Pamela J. Raybuck, 66, Kossuth, Sept. 15 pleaded guilty to one count of reckless driving resulting in death, a summary offense, and has paid a fine and court costs totaling $610.

LOWER BURRELL - A member of the Clarion-Limestone School Board faces an Oct. 19 preliminary hearing on charges he was driving under the influence of alcohol at 1:27 a.m. Aug. 21 in the City of Lower Burrell, Westmoreland County.

CLARION - The former tenant of a Clarion apartment building Aug. 25 entered a guilty plea to aggravated arson, risking bodily injury, a first-degree felony, in Clarion County plea and sentence court.