6 charged with crimes in Lycoming County
Six people have been charged with various criminal offenses, according to court records. Those charged and the police departments involved were:
• Husain T. Butler, 20, of 427 Louisa St.; city police; two charges of delivery of a controlled substance, two charges of criminal use of a communication facility, two charges of possession with intent to deliver and criminal conspiracy to deliver a controlled substance after police informants purchased 22 bags of heroin from Butler and a co-conspirator on the 400 block of Louisa Street on Aug. 1; jailed in lieu of $75,000 bail.
• Kasan R. Sanders, 38, of 513 High St.; Lycoming County District Attorney; four charges of possession of firearms, two charges of possession with intent to deliver and two charges of possession of a controlled substance after a search by police yielded four firearms and 183 bags of suspected heroin in the home and ten bags of suspected heroin on Sanders at his home on Nov. 9; jailed in lieu of $150,000 bail.
• Bailey E. Getty, 24, Rochester, New York; city police; forgery, theft by unlawful taking and receiving stolen property after stealing $200 from relatives and forging checks that she then cashed in for $1,120 at 331 Rural Ave. on April 14; released on $15,000 bail.
• Savannah N. Rumsey, 23, 144 Klump Road, Hepburn Township; city police; possession of a small amount of marijuana and paraphernalia after police pulled her over for a faulty break light at the 500 block of Packer Street on July 31; sent a summons to appear before a district judge.
• Benjamin P. Minier, 23, 643 Elmira St.; city police; possession of a small amount of marijuana and paraphernalia after police pulled him over for failing to use a turn signal on the 300 block of Park Avenue on Oct. 22; sent a summons to appear before a district judge.
• Troy M. Purnell, 60, 645 Hepburn St.; city police; possession of a controlled substance and paraphernalia after witnesses told police of a drug transaction they had seen on the 600 block of Hepburn Street on Nov. 3, on his person were two crack cocaine pipes and Methamphetamine pills; sent a summons to appear before a district judge.