Crime and Courts

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


Published on November 20, 2014 - Page 3
Cops: BU coed punched another BLOOMSBURG — A Bloomsburg University coed assaulted another woman at a party hosted by the suspect’s ex-boyfriend,...
Published on November 20, 2014 - Page 4
Police file charges BLOOMSBURG — Two people were charged in separate marijuana incidents while a third is facing charges for bouncing checks at a...
Published on November 20, 2014 - Page 4
BLOOMSBURG — A Schuylkill County man facing hit-and-run charges for allegedly backing his truck into a pregnant fairgoer and then fleeing the scene...
Published on November 20, 2014 - Page 5
Civil lawsuits filed in Bloomsburg area BLOOMSBURG — The following civil lawsuits have been filed in the office of District Judge Russell Lawton....
Published on November 20, 2014 - Page 5
Police: Wanted man had syringe FAIRMOUNT TWP. — A Shickshinny man picked up on a warrant had a hypodermic needle in his pocket, police say. Carl...
Published on November 20, 2014 - Page 6
Another juror in tree-branch case Nicole Grunden of Winding Road, Orangeville, also served on the Columbia County jury that awarded a Lightstreet...
Published on November 20, 2014 - Page 7
LIME RIDGE — A Berwick man has pleaded guilty to public drunkenness after police say he was found Nov. 1 lying on the side of Old Berwick Road a mile...
Published on November 20, 2014 - Page 14
DANVILLE — The following civil lawsuits have been filed in the office of District Judge Marvin Shrawder. The defendants in such cases sometimes...
Published on November 20, 2014 - Page 14
DANVILLE — Midland Funding LLC has sued the following people for payments on credit accounts, court records show. The defendants in such cases...
Published on November 19, 2014 - Page 1
CATAWISSA — A father and son accused of conning at least half a dozen Kile’s Auto Body customers — demanding cash up front and then leaving the cars...
Published on November 19, 2014 - Page 1
NESCOPECK — A man jumped onto a moving car and hit his ex-girlfriend in the face in front of the elementary school the morning after they broke up,...
Published on November 19, 2014 - Page 1
BERWICK — A stabbing victim turned up at the Berwick Hospital Center emergency room Monday night, and police were called in. The 18-year-old man was...
Published on November 19, 2014 - Page 4
DANVILLE — A former state swimming champion who swiped a cash box from the Danville Area Community Center was allowed to enter Montour County’s ARD...
Published on November 19, 2014 - Page 4
DANVILLE — A woman who returned to Geisinger Medical Center to steal narcotic drugs after being fired was paroled at sentencing but must enter drug...
Published on November 19, 2014 - Page 5
BLOOMSBURG — Here are the jurors who awarded a Lightstreet man nearly $765,000 at the conclusion of a civil trial Monday: Kevin John of Arbutus...
Published on November 19, 2014 - Page 6
Clinic sues patients SOUTH CENTRE TWP. —Susquehanna Valley Medical Specialties has sued several patients alleging they have not paid bills for...
Published on November 18, 2014 - Page 1
BEACH HAVEN — Gage Aaron Patterson was the man making meth at 10 Walnut Drive here while his grandparents lived in another part of the house,...
Published on November 18, 2014 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A jury has awarded a Lightstreet man nearly $765,000 in damages for a freak accident involving a large branch from a rotting maple tree...
Published on November 18, 2014 - Page 1
FAIRMOUNT TWP. — Two thieves crept onto a dying man’s property and carried away thousands of dollars in equipment, including a lawn mower, an air...
Published on November 18, 2014 - Page 3
MAHONING TWP. — Police here arrested a Pottsville man who’s been wanted in Lebanon County for more than a year. Daniel M. Saranchak III, 26, was...

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