FOW - James Eugene Carter
May 21, 2014
CLEARFIELD – Clearfield County District
Attorney, William A. Shaw, Jr., announced Clearfield County's Fugitive of the
Week for the week of May 19, 2014. Shaw identified the Fugitive as James Eugene
Carter, age 51, of Tozier Avenue, DuBois, Pennsylvania.
Shaw stated that Carter is wanted for failure
to appear at Criminal Call on May 15, 2014.
On October 7, 2013, Officer Randall Young of
the DuBois City Police Department, filed a Criminal Complaint charging Carter
with: 1) Delivery of a Controlled Substance, F, 2 Counts; 2) Possession of a
Controlled Substance, M, 2 Counts; and 3) Criminal Use of a Communication
An Affidavit of Probable Cause filed by
Officer Young states that in September 2013, the Pennsylvania Office of the
Attorney General and the Clearfield County Drug Task Force, began an
investigation into the sale of prescription pills from a residence in DuBois
City. On September 4, 2013, a controlled buy was arranged via cellular
telephone, and a confidential informant purchased two Percocet pills and two
Ritalin pills for $104.00 from Carter.
A Preliminary Hearing was scheduled for
October 18, 2013, at which time all charges were held for Court. On May 15,
2014, Carter failed to appear for Criminal Call and a warrant was issued for
Carter is described as follows:
Anyone with knowledge of Carter’s location is
asked to call Clearfield County Crime Stoppers at (800)-376-4700. All calls to
Crime Stoppers are confidential.
Anonymous tips can also be submitted by
visiting the Clearfield County District Attorney web site at "www.ClearfieldDA.org"
and selecting "Report A Crime".