Waverly Police Department recently completed a six-month narcotics investigation with the following additional arrests for alleged illegal drug activity and sales. According to Sgt. Mark Mitchell, three other arrests were made earlier this month in this investigation.


In the latest arrests, Waverly police arrested the following persons on felony-level drug charges (criminal sale and criminal possession of controlled substances).

  • ABBEY L. BALL, age 33, Waverly,
  • JACOB B. GEORGE, age 32, Waverly,
  • TAURUS R. BARTLOW, age 28, Athens, PA,
  • JUSTIN ANDERSON-BRISSON, age 22, Waverly.

All were arrested after recently being indicted in Tioga County Court and warrants issued bymthe court for their arrests. All four were arraigned in Tioga County Court on various recent dates before Judge Gerald Keene. All were sent to the Tioga County jail to await further legal action. No bail amount was set.