29 July 2020

Acting Major Todd O. Stratton
Troop C Commander


July 26, 2020 at approximately 4:17 p.m., New York State Police at Owego arrested Aaron G. Collins, age 32 of Barton, NY. 

Collins was wanted as a fugitive from justice from the state Pennsylvania and wanted on attempted criminal homicide charges.  He was located by troopers from SP Owego and deputies from the Tioga County Sheriff’s Department at a residence on Prospect Hill Road in the town of Barton.  Collins was taken into custody after a brief foot pursuit. 

Collins was remanded to the Tioga County Jail where he is awaiting extradition to Pennsylvania.

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