Rhonda Novak, 53, of Tyrone, is charged with a misdemeanor for criminal trespassing from an incident at a residence on Pennsylvania Ave. Sunday, Jan. 9 between 4:45 p.m. and 6:30 p.m.

Tyrone Police were dispatched to the residence for the report of a female refusing to leave. Contact with made with the resident, who indicated that Novak was at her residence, refusing to leave. Police also spoke with the son of the resident, who is also her Power of Attorney. He also said that he did not want Novak on the premise.

Police spoke with Novak, who was in a second floor bedroom of the residence. She was given several opportunities to leave and refused to do so. She was taken into custody and removed from the residence.

Novak was arraigned by an on-call district magistrate and was placed in the Blair County Prison, unable to post bail.



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