FOW- Kody Best
April 14, 2014
CLEARFIELD Ė Clearfield County District
Attorney, William A. Shaw, Jr., announced Clearfield County's Fugitive of the
Week for the week of April 14, 2014.Shaw identified the Fugitive as Kody Clayton
Best, age 20, of Daisy Street, Clearfield, Pennsylvania.
Shaw stated that Best is wanted for failure
to appear at Plea and Sentencing Court on April 8, 2014.
On November 20, 2013, Patrolman Nathan Curry
of the Clearfield Borough Police Department, filed a Criminal Complaint
charging Best with: 1) Theft From a Motor Vehicle, M1; 2) Receiving Stolen
Property, M1; and 3) Criminal Conspiracy, M1.
An Affidavit of Probable Cause filed by
Patrolman Curry states that on October 31, 2013, the Clearfield Borough Police
Department received a report of a theft from a motor vehicle that was located
on West 6th Avenue, Clearfield Borough. Upon investigation it was
found that Best and two other individuals had unlawfully entered the victimís
vehicle and removed items valued at approximately $289.00. It was also found the Best and the two
individuals had broken into several others vehicles that were located in
A Preliminary Hearing was scheduled for
January 22, 2014, at which time all charges were held for Court. On April 8,
2014, Best failed to appear for Plea and Sentencing Court and a warrant was
issued for his arrest.
Best is described as follows:
Anyone with knowledge of Bestís 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".