Alex D. Smith, 27, of Painted Post, N.Y., was charged by Lawrenceville Borough Police with driving under the influence of alcohol generally impaired/incapable of driving safely, driving under the influence at a high rate of alcohol .08-.10, violation of restrictions on open containers, driving on the sidewalk, reckless driving and disorderly conduct. Smith allegedly made unreasonable noise with his vehicle tires by driving over the sidewalk and curb while in Lawrenceville Borough on Oct. 11. Police determined that he was under the influence of alcohol and had an open container in the vehicle. Preliminary alcohol tests read .093.


Carl Victor Ryan, 54, of Wellsboro was charged by state police with use/possession of drug paraphernalia. Police responded to a single vehicle accident on the Tioga Hammond Dam Lane in Tioga where Ryan was found sleeping in the crashed vehicle. Ryan was found in possession of two syringes and two small waxy blue bags.