Last Updated: January 1, 2015 - 4:53pm
BERWICK — A man raped a woman twice on New Year’s Eve after she allowed him to visit but warned him, “We’re not having sex,” charges say.
Rakieem Harvey of Berwick later admitted... READ MORE »
Last Updated: January 1, 2015 - 6:10pm
Three men died in two separate accidents in our region over the past two days, officials say.
In the first wreck, a Benton man died in a collision Wednesday morning along Route... READ MORE »
Last Updated: December 30, 2014 - 7:53pm
MONTOUR TWP. — An SUV rammed another car with three young children inside on Route 11 here and then drove away Tuesday evening, police and witnesses said.
But police tracked down... READ MORE »
Last Updated: December 30, 2014 - 3:47pm
WASHINGTONVILLE — The mother who was jailed for giving her teenage daughter abortion-inducing pills has been paroled after serving just three months of her nine-month sentence.
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Last Updated: December 29, 2014 - 3:22pm
SALEM TWP. — A restaurant employee was caught trying to smuggle two pork chops and a knife from the kitchen, police say.
Now Kim Yvonne Williams is facing charges.
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Last Updated: December 26, 2014 - 3:43pm
BERWICK — A Berwick man whose mother allegedly stabbed him in the chest on Christmas Eve has been released from the hospital, a Geisinger nursing supervisor said Friday.
Mark... READ MORE »
Last Updated: December 24, 2014 - 2:14pm
BERWICK — A bloodied man was rushed to the hospital with a collapsed lung, and his mother put into handcuffs after she stabbed him with a steak knife during a Wednesday-morning argument... READ MORE »
Last Updated: December 23, 2014 - 6:08pm
BERWICK — A customer at the Sunoco mart here scratched off an instant lottery ticket today to find out he won $300,000, according to store owner Thakor Patel.
The man came into... READ MORE »
Last Updated: December 23, 2014 - 11:33am
ALMEDIA — Three armed men kicked in the front door of a home here, demanded guns and money, then beat three men inside while ransacking the place Monday night, authorities said.
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Last Updated: December 22, 2014 - 5:24pm
SCOTT TWP. — A judge found a man guilty of cruelty to animals for violently kicking a stray cat in November near his Rupert home.
But Randall Albertson’s neighbors say some good... READ MORE »
Last Updated: December 21, 2014 - 9:11pm
BRIAR CREEK — A pickup veered out of its lane on Route 11 late Saturday and hit a minivan head-on, police said.
Rescuers had to cut off the minivan’s roof to free its driver. They... READ MORE »
Last Updated: December 21, 2014 - 6:10pm
BRIAR CREEK — Two drivers were injured when a pickup hit a van head-on late Saturday night on Route 11, police said.
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Last Updated: December 21, 2014 - 7:13pm
BERWICK — A man described as “beautiful” images of naked children that he had found online, police said.
After fighting his attraction to a 4-year-old girl for months, ... READ MORE »
Last Updated: December 21, 2014 - 2:04pm
BERWICK — After fighting his attraction to a 4-year-old girl for months, a man touched her privates and made four pornographic videos, charges say.
Rickie F. Sitler,... READ MORE »