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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 Facility, F3.

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 his arrest.

Carter is described as follows:

Race: Black

Sex: Male

Height: 6'

Eyes: Brown

Hair: Brown

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".   

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