Tioga County Man Charged with Rape and Bail Jumping
Authorities in Tioga County say they seized two guns when they took a rape suspect into custody.
Investigators say arrest warrants had been issued for 46-year-old Jeffrey Ryan of Dry Brook Road in Candor.
According to the Tioga County Sheriff's Office, Ryan was arrested after an anonymous tip was received.
Based on the information provided by the tipster, deputies placed a Town of Candor residence under surveillance.
The home was searched and Ryan was found hiding inside. Deputies confiscated firearms from the residence in connection with their investigation.
Ryan was ordered held at Tioga County Jail pending further court action..
Investigators say more charges are pending. They provided no detailed information regarding the allegations against Ryan.