Corruption of Minors

Sugarcreek Borough Police Department initiated an investigation into an individual supplying and selling vapes to juveniles.

This department began the investigation on April 10, 2021 at approximately 7:15 pm when officers became aware of the occurrences.

Through this investigation, Alexander John Hamilton, 20, was identified as the suspect. Hamilton was arrested on a felony warrant on April 19, 2021 at approximately 9:30 am without incident.

Hamilton was charged with the following:
Intimidation of a Witness or Victim
Corruption of Minors (3 counts)
Terroristic Threats with Intimidation to Terrorize Another
Sale of Tobacco (3 counts)
Sale of Tobacco (3 counts)
Sale of Tobacco – Handling of Tobacco (3 counts)

Hamilton was arraigned in front of Magistrate Lowrey and released on $10,000 unsecured bail.