Crime and Courts

Published on May 23, 2018 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — Newspaper lawyers want to prevent reporters from having to testify about published interviews with accused killer Anthony Rocco Franklin...
Published on May 23, 2018 - Page 1
SCOTT TWP. — A 47-year-old woman allegedly tried to break into a neighbor’s house, claiming she needed help because she’d heard something in the...
Published on May 23, 2018 - Page 3
Driver allegedly had marijuana MAHONING TWP. — A man had 21/2 grams of marijuana in his car May 2 during a traffic stop along Continental Boulevard...
Published on May 23, 2018 - Page 11
DANVILLE — The Montour County Sheriff’s Office has released the following list of people it says are wanted on warrants. Some of them may have been...
Published on May 23, 2018 - Page 12
BLOOMSBURG — A Bloomsburg man is accused of breaking another man’s nose by punching him repeatedly and kicking him in the head during a dispute at a...
Published on May 22, 2018 - Page 1
DANVILLE — A woman posed as her ex-boyfriend on a popular dating website, where she asked strangers to send text messages to his cell phone, police...
Published on May 22, 2018 - Page 3
DANVILLE — A drunken driver parked his pickup illegally outside the Verizon store at 147 Northumberland St. on April 11, police said. Edward Joseph...
Published on May 22, 2018 - Page 4
BLOOMSBURG — Three more people have been charged with marijuana offenses during Block Party weekend in April, district court papers say. Alexis...
Published on May 22, 2018 - Page 5
BLOOMSBURG — Timothy Waters, 48, of 215 Pops Lane, Bloomsburg, was cited for failing to have a working fire extinguisher on board his craft while...
Published on May 21, 2018 - Page 1
BERWICK — A Berwick man slashed the husband of a woman he was seeing at her apartment about 10 p.m. March 29, according to court documents....
Published on May 21, 2018 - Page 1
BERWICK — Police and a judge gave some advice to a man accused of dancing on the sidewalk while high on meth as his 2-year-old almost ran into...
Published on May 21, 2018 - Page 1
DANVILLE — Danville borough has filed a $12,000 counter-lawsuit against a retired street superintendent who recently sued for unused sick, vacation...
Published on May 20, 2018 - Page 1
MADISON TWP. — A Jerseytown-area driver led police on a chase that topped 100 mph, refusing to stop even after his tires disintegrated early Saturday...
Published on May 20, 2018 - Page 1
DANVILLE — A Danville-area man stole items worth nearly $10,000 during two burglaries in Montour County in 2015, charges say. Frederick Scott...
Published on May 20, 2018 - Page 1
DANVILLE — A patient who stole an ambulance outside the emergency entrance at Geisinger Medical Center last fall was diagnosed with an undisclosed...
Published on May 20, 2018 - Page 1
HARRISBURG — A lawyer defending owners of a Salem Township hog farm in a legal fight brought by neighbors argues the neighbors’ interpretation of the...
Published on May 20, 2018 - Page 3
SUNBURY — Police here are trying to get in touch with the author of an anonymous letter they recently received about the 1989 murder of Barbara...
Published on May 20, 2018 - Page 3
Police seek driver forced off road BUTLER TWP. — State Police are looking for the driver of a pickup that was forced onto the shoulder of Interstate...
Published on May 20, 2018 - Page 3
MOUNT CARMEL — Sean Robert Sprague, 40, of 176 Knoebels Blvd., Elysburg, allegedly violated a protection-from-abuse order twice earlier this month,...
Published on May 20, 2018 - Page 5
Harassment citation filed BRIAR CREEK TWP. — Ruth Kingston, 26, of 218 White Pine Lane, Bloomsburg, was cited with harassment for punching her ex-...

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