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DAVID BOHNER

Criminal homicide and aggravated assault charges have been dropped for one of the men involved in the Sept. 11 death of a woman who died from a drug deal gone bad in Wyoming County.

Instead, David Allen Bohner, 25, of Tunkhannock, pleaded guilty Friday to a lone felony drug charge based on his involvement with a drug transaction with Micole Lindsay Gumper, 23, of Uniondale, who was shot by Jesse John Long, 28, of Tunkhannock, on Sept. 10 and died the next day.

Bohner appeared before President Judge Russell Shurtleff who said he could face as much as 15 years in state prison and $250,000 in fines for criminal conspiracy to commit possession with intent to deliver heroin.

District Attorney Jeff Mitchell said the change in charges came about because there was no evidence that Bohner, who was driving a 2013 Hyundai Sonata utilized in the crime, had prior knowledge that Long was going to fire a gun at individuals whom had just been transacted heroin.

According to court records, the victim and her boyfriend, Dominic Pease, had consummated a drug deal with Long and Bohner at the Rivercrest Housing Development off Rt. 92 in Tunkhannock Township.

Believing that the drug transaction had been misrepresented and shorted, Pease, driving a U-Haul van followed Bohner’s vehicle out of the development onto Rt. 92 South, headed to Falls.

Police say that Long, who was a passenger in Bohner’s car, began to fire several rounds from a handgun at the U-Haul van.

In the vicinity of a horse farm along Rt. 92 in Falls Township, one of the rounds penetrated the windshield of the van and struck Gumper in the front of the head as she was seated in the right front of the vehicle.

She was taken to Tyler Memorial Hospital and subsequently airlifted to CMC Hospital in Scranton where she died shortly after noon the next day of a gunshot wound.

With the original attempted homicide charge, Bohner had not been eligible for bail, but attorney Stephen Franko said it should now be set given the reduced charge.

Judge Shurtleff ordered Bohner’s monetary bail be set at $100,000, and noted Bohner would be sentenced at a later date.

It is not clear when Long will face the homicide charges.

Other guilty pleas accepted Friday:

*Gavin Marc Anderson, 42, of Shickshinny, pleaded guilty to DUI, second offense, on July 29.

*Paul Koseph Calvert Jr., 36, of Clarks Summit, pleaded guilty to bad checks on Aug. 23, 2016.

*William H. Carter, 31, of Meshoppen, pleaded guilty to possession of drug paraphernalia on June 21.

*Alexis Arturo Castillo-Garcia, 25, of Meshoppem, pleaded guilty to criminal mischief on April 16.

*Victor D. Deras-Santillan, 21, of Meshoppen, pleaded guilty to criminal mischief on April 16.

* Crystal Dawn Eberlin, 48m of Mehoopany, pleaded guilty to DUI on Feb. 1.

*Timothy Randolph Forkal, 32m of Springville, pleaded guilty to DUI on May 21.

*Shaun Timothy Furman, 25, of Tunkhannock, pleaded guilty to theft by unlawful taking on Jan. 5, 2016; and to forgery on Nov. 1, 2015.

*Dylan Ryan Harvey, 20, of Tunkhannock, pleaded guilty to DUI on May 6.

*Perry Steven Javick, 34, of West Wyoming, pleaded guilty to DUI on Nov. 6, 2015.

*Travis Lynn Kellogg, 25, of Vestal, N.Y., pleaded guilty to DUI of a controlled substance on June 17, 2015.

*Raul Madera, 24, of Monroeton, pleaded guilty to delivery of a controlled substance on July 7, 2015.

*Kyle Joseph McHugh, 19, of Springville, pleaded guilty to fleeing or attempting to elude police on Nov. 19, 2016; and to resisting arrest on Nov. 19, 2016.

*John Jacob Miller, 38, of Tunkhannock, pleaded guilty to possession with intent to deliver on Aug. 30, 2016; and to possession of a controlled substance on Sept. 13, 2016; and to DUI of a controlled substance on Dec. 13, 2016.

Miller was immediately sentenced to 16-36 months in state prison and a $500 fine for the first possession charge, 12 months probation and a $500 fine for the second possession charge, and 72 hours-6 months and a $500 fine for the DUI, with the sentences suspended so Miller could enter 30 months in drug treatment court.

*Sean Francis Owens, 48, of Nicholson, pleaded guilty to DUI of a controlled substance on July 23, 2016.

*Joshua Earl Palmer, 31, of Tunkhannock, pleaded guilty to DUI, second offense, on April 20.

*Hasmukhbhai M. Patel, 53, of Scranton, pleaded guilty to trademark counterfeiting on July 20, 2016.

*Michael Regan Ping, 55, of Factoryville, pleaded guilty to DUI of a controlled substance on April 24.

*Cortney Mae Rogers, 23, of Tunkhannock, pleaded guilty to DUI of a controlled substance on June 23.

*Jason Clayton Salsman, 19, of Tunkhannock, pleaded guilty to possession of drug paraphernalia on Aug. 23.

*Eliana Garcia Sicurella, 20, of Hunlock Creek, pleaded guilty to possession of drug paraphernalia on April 20, 2016.

*Paul Anthony Stanbro, 28, of Erie, pleaded guilty to criminal conspiracy to commit theft by unlawful taking on Jan. 29, 2016.

*James Zachary Walters, 23, of Fleetville, pleaded guilty to criminal conspiracy to commit robbery on July 26, 2016; and to DUI of a controlled substance on March 3.

*Evelyn Mae Woodcock, 22, of Dalton, pleaded guilty to possession of drug paraphernalia on Dec. 2, 2016.

*Jeffrey Wade Youells Jr., 32, of Tunkhannock, pleaded guilty to DUI, second offense on Aug. 1.

*Skylar Young, 27, of Meshoppen, pleaded guilty to retail theft on Dec. 9, 2015; and to retail theft on May 30.