OWEGO, NY (WIVT/WBGH) – On April 27th, a Warren Center, Pennsylvania man was arrested following a foot pursuit in Owego.

Tioga County Sheriff’s deputies responded to a call regarding 46-year-old Douglas Forsyth, who was found to have violated an order of protection.

Upon police arrival, Forsyth led deputies on a foot pursuit into the Oakley Corners State Forest where he was eventually caught without incident.

He has been charged with the following:

  • Criminal Contempt in the 2nd Degree
  • Criminal Trespass in the 2nd Degree
  • Obstructing Governmental Administration in the 2nd Degree

He was arraigned in CAP Court and held on $1,000 cash bail or $2,000 bond.