Pocono Mountain Regional police reported the arrest of a homeless man on an outstanding warrant.
Police said officers were patroling a firemens carnival in Mount Pocono about 9:11 p.m. on Friday, July 27, when they observed a male acting suspiciously. Police made contact with the male, who they determined was homeless and was under the influence of a controlled substance.
The man was identified as Jesse Dempsey, 35. Upon checking his name police learned he was wanted by the county sheriff's deparment and was taken into custody. He was lodged in the county prison in Snydersville on the warrant.