Crime and Courts

The latest crimes, arrests and court cases from Columbia and Montour counties and the surrounding area.


Published on May 25, 2015 - Page 1
BRIAR CREEK TWP. — A Berwick woman twice sold heroin to a confidential police informant last month, court records show. The second time Shalyn A....
Published on May 25, 2015 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A woman found bleeding from her head last Christmas morning told police she had injured herself by jumping off a roof downtown. However...
Published on May 25, 2015 - Page 3
SCOTT TWP. — Two men face shoplifting charges after separate incidents at Renco Ace Hardware along Columbia Boulevard here, district court papers say...
Published on May 24, 2015 - Page 1
NESCOPECK — A rural Bloomsburg woman and her boyfriend were jailed in Alabama as fugitives earlier this month only days after the woman allegedly...
Published on May 24, 2015 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — When a landlady sued three former tenants for $950 in rent, the trio responded with its own lawsuit, demanding $5,000 from her. The...
Published on May 24, 2015 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A Berwick man who cut a woman in the shoulder with a steak knife in a drunken rage last summer has pleaded guilty in hopes of getting no...
Published on May 23, 2015 - Page 1
BERWICK — Terrell Slaughter’s girlfriend rushed to wake her family at 2:30 a.m. after he overdosed on a potent mix of Fentanyl and heroin, her sister...
Published on May 23, 2015 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A skateboarder who whizzed by a wreck here and grabbed a safety cone that was helping to direct traffic found himself in a prison cell...
Published on May 23, 2015 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — Barricaded inside a Main Street apartment, a Bloomsburg man dangled a giant stuffed monkey — the kind you’d win at a fair — out the...
Published on May 23, 2015 - Page 3
Police: Green light gave drunk away BERWICK — A police officer suspected a man of driving drunk when he watched him come to a complete stop at a...
Published on May 23, 2015 - Page 9
MAHONING TWP. — A Shamokin man who pulled out in front of a police car and drove into the opposite lane of Route 11 was driving drunk, police say....
Published on May 23, 2015 - Page 9
DANVILLE — A Danville teen who asked a stranger to buy him vodka later crashed his car into two parked cars and fled, police say. Sabastian Jones...
Published on May 22, 2015 - Page 3
COOPER TWP. — A Bloomsburg teenager was cited in an accident here about 5 p.m. Wednesday, police say. Joshua S. Konkolics, 18, was headed east on...
Published on May 22, 2015 - Page 4
BLOOMSBURG — Two drivers were allegedly impaired on drugs when stopped April 17 at a DUI checkpoint on Lightstreet Road. Jacob W. Close, 27, of Apt...
Published on May 22, 2015 - Page 4
Cops: Teen sleeping in car with heroin BLOOMSBURG — A wanted Bloomsburg teen was found asleep with drugs and needles inside a parked car, arrest...
Published on May 22, 2015 - Page 4
BERWICK — A Berwick woman accused of leaving her three children to fend for themselves at home while she took a fourth to school waived her right to...
Published on May 22, 2015 - Page 5
BLOOMSBURG — A Bloomsburg University student accused of groping two women on upper campus has pleaded guilty to stalking under a deal that would drop...
Published on May 21, 2015 - Page 1
BUCKHORN — A Wal-Mart employee stole 80 gift cards worth nearly $6,000 from his workplace in a months-long spree, charges say. John H. White, 59, of...
Published on May 21, 2015 - Page 1
BERWICK — When a wanted 19-year-old from Berwick was captured, he had 38 heroin bags stuffed in his pocket, charges say. William Cordell Emmett was...
Published on May 21, 2015 - Page 1
BERWICK — A woman said she let her child’s father sleep on her couch when he was kicked out of rehab, but that didn’t justify his breaking into the...

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