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Clearfield man sentenced up to 6 years for selling drugs in hotel room


Clearfield, PA – A Clearfield man has been sentenced to up to six years in state prison for selling drugs from a hotel room.

After multiple tips, police searched the hotel room where 34-year-old Tad Polites had been staying in November.

They found a large quantity of methamphetamine, along with paraphernalia, packaging materials, digital scales, marijuana, buprenorphine and alprazolam pills, brass knuckles, and two CO2 pistols.

He was sentenced on Tuesday to 21 months to six years in state prison, plus one year probation afterwards.