Saturday, January 21, 2023

Schuylkill County Detectives Seek Ashland Man

Schuylkill County District Attorney Michael O’Pake and the Schuylkill County Detectives are asking the public to help locate an Ashland man.

Jared George Azar, 28, is wanted for failing to appear at the Schuylkill County Courthouse for a Status Conference on November 16, 2022. 

Azar's original charges include:
  • Aggravated Assault-victim less than 13-year-old-Felony 1
  • Simple Assault-Misdemeanor 1
  • Endangering Welfare of Children-parent/guardian/other commits offense-Misdemeanor 1
  • Recklessly Endangering Another Person-Misdemeanor 2
  • Harassment-subject another to physical contact-Summary
Azar's last known address was 237 Chestnut Street, Ashland.

Anyone with information on the whereabouts of Jared George Azar or any other fugitive in Schuylkill County, is asked to call the District Attorney’s Office at 570-628-1350, or Schuylkill County Tip Line at 570-624-3988. You may also e-mail tips to

Anyone who may see or come in contact with Jared George Azar is asked to call the Schuylkill County 9-1-1 Center immediately.

All information received will remain confidential. A list of Schuylkill County Bench Warrants is available on the Schuylkill County website at