A long of defendants will be at the Indiana County Courthouse for criminal call today. Criminal call does not guarantee action on any particular case.
Among those scheduled to be in court today are Charles Payson III of Blairsville. Payson is accused of creating and distributing pornography. Felony charges include ten counts each of possession of child pornography and dissemination of photos of children in sex acts, plus two counts of depicting on a computer sex acts involving children. In addition, Payson is charged with misdemeanor tampering with evidence for trying to destroy a hard drive when detectives arrived at his home with a search warrant.
Also scheduled to be in court today is Jason Broadbent, who is facing theft and related charges after police say he served as the driver for Christopher Walker, who is accused in robberies in Rayne and Washington Townships and was just sentenced this week to 4 ½ to 10 years in prison. 31-year-old Gregory McAdoo is also on today’s criminal call list. He’s the Seward man accused, along with another man, of breaking into multiple homes and churches in the Armagh area. Criminal call is scheduled to start at 8:30 a.m.