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The below email in with the subject “Judge Candidates.” Former Judge James P. Cullen retired at the end of 2019 and there will be an election to replace him in 2021. Thank you very much to the emailer and please keep us informed!
* His docket now reflects $225,000 cash bail (see below).
Charles Arthur Christopherson, 50, held the police at bay for over six hours yesterday in Quarryville. His docket from yesterday including three felonies is immediately below. His bail amount is not listed at this time.
Reportedly the police showed up to his home Sunday evening. He turned them away and they filed the second docket below – Terroristic Threats, Simple Assault and Harassment.. They went to arrest him on those charges yesterday and that is when the standoff began and the additional charges were filed.
He is scheduled to have his preliminary hearing on all of the charges on December 15th before District Judge Stuart J. Mylin. His motive and what instigated all of this is unknown at this time.