An area man has been arrested by the Fayette County Sheriff on an outstanding warrant.

This morning (Tuesday, April 3), deputies served an arrest warrant on 58 year old Richard Thompson of Hazleton for Voluntary Absence from Custody. Thompson was held in the Fayette County jail without bond, until he could appear before a judge.

A Sumner woman, 50 year old Mary Carpenter, was taken into custody Monday by Sumner Police, on a Fayette County warrant. Carpenter was wanted on a charge of Theft-5th Degree. She was held on $575 bond until her appearance with a magistrate.

And at about 1:30 this (Tuesday) morning, a deputy out on patrol witnessed a Clermont man who was illegally driving in the city of Clermont. 51 year old Danny Huffman was arrested for Driving While Barred.