Owego Police: Village man fails to appear eight times in court, arrested, goes to jail


On Tuesday, March 9, members of the Owego Police Department arrested DASON TINKHAM, age 31, of Owego, on a Bench Warrant issued from the Village of Owego Court for failure to appear on eight different occasions. This is Tinkham’s second bench warrant in five months.

Tinkham was brought before the Tioga County CAPS Court, Justice Michelle Bogart of Tioga Town Court presiding. Bail recommendation was for $2,500 cash bail due to the multiple failures to appear in court cases. Tinkham was arraigned and was committed to the Tioga County jail on $2,500 cash or bond.