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Police Arrest Barton Man, a Fugitive from Justice, after Pursuit from Barton Residence

On July 26 approximately 4:17 p.m., New York State Police at Owego arrested Aaron G. Collins, age 32 of Barton, who was wanted as a fugitive from justice from Pennsylvania on attempted criminal homicide charges.

Collins was was located by troopers 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.