Berwick Police Chief David Leonard reports the following arrests:
Gregory Payne W/M 44 yoa. of Oregon St. Berwick was arrested on Tuesday June 30, 2020 at 3:24 P.M. for
- BATTERY OF A DATING PARTNER (Berwick Warrant)
Brandon Martin W/M 33 yoa. of Francis St. Berwick was arrested on Tuesday June 30, 2020 at 3:21 P.M. for
- POSSESSION OF DRUG PARAPHERNALIA
- FAILURE TO APPEAR FOR DRUG COURT STATUS (Warrant)
On Tuesday June 30, 2020 at approx. 3:19 P.M. investigators with the Berwick Police Dept. responded to an Oregon St. residence to try and locate Gregory Payne for an active warrant that Berwick Police held for his arrest. Upon arrival, Officers observed a male subject who was later identified as Brandon Martin on the side of the residence and appearing to be concealing something on his person. Martin was detained and later admitted that he was concealing a syringe that he admitted to being used to inject illegal narcotics. Martin was placed under arrest at this time. Officers then made contact with Payne inside the residence and placed him under arrest for the active warrant that was held for his arrest. The warrant for Payne stemmed from an incident that occurred on Sunday June 28th in which he was accused of committing a battery on his girlfriend at his residence on Oregon St. After a brief investigation of this incident a warrant was prepared for his arrest. Payne posted a $2,500.00 bond was released. Martin remained incarcerated with no bond at this time.