Corning residents arrested on Sex abuse-related charges


June 3rd, 2011 by Ric Hanson

Harold Surrell

Sheriff’s officials in Adams County said today (Friday), a Corning man was arrested Wednesday on sex abuse charges. 71-year old Harold Surrell surrendered to authorities Wednesday night. He was charged with three counts each of Sexual Abuse in the 2nd Degree and Lascivious Acts with a Child. The charges stem from an incident which allegedly occurred on May 20th. Surrell was being held in the Adams County Jail on $100,000 cash only bond.

31-year old Jessica Oathoudt, of Corning, was arrested today (Friday), for Violation of a Protective Order, after statements were received that she was violating a protective order issued from her previous charge of Sexual Abuse in the 3rd Degree. She was originally arrested April 8th, after authorities investigated allegations Oathoudt had a sexual relationship with a 15-year old male.

The sheriff’s office reports also, the arrest this (Friday) morning, of 46-year old Shawn Enarson, of Massena. Enarson was taken into custody at around 1:15-a.m. and charged with Driving Under the Influence (DUI), after being involved in an accident in Carbon.