Several defendants have been named in criminal charges filed before Magisterial District Judge Jennifer Rega, of Blairsville.
Criminal complaints and affidavits of probable cause are not evidence of guilt in a criminal case.
Defendants are entitled to legal representation and have the right to question the witnesses and evidence presented against them during preliminary hearings in the district court and at trials in the county court of common pleas.
David Baker, 50, and Denise Yantis, 32, of West Burrell Street, Blairsville, charged March 21 by Blairsville police with simple assault, endangering the welfare of a child and 12 misdemeanors from 2010 until the present time in Indiana. The case is still active.
Lee Aaron Walker, 22, of Walker Drive, Indiana, charged March 25 by state police with two felony counts of manufacture of a controlled substance and a misdemeanor between 8:48 and 8:56 p.m. Sept. 29 in the Walmart parking lot, White Township. The case is still active.
Jarrod Scott Greek, 28, of Marion Center, charged March 31 by Indiana Borough police with simple assault, harassment and driving with a suspended license at 2:52 a.m. on March 31 on Philadelphia Street, Indiana.
The charges for simple assault and harassment were dismissed, while the last charge was moved to a traffic violation.
Travis Zanick, 23, of Azalea Lane, Indiana, charged March 30 by state police with felony counts of burglary and criminal trespass, two misdemeanors and one summary charge March 26 or 27 at the residence of Sarah Sullivan on Azalea Lane. The case is still active.