Crime and Courts

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


Published on July 29, 2016 - Page 1
SCOTT TWP. — A woman among a group of five busted for a mix of drugs during a traffic stop says they were all Deadheads traveling from a Dead and...
Published on July 29, 2016 - Page 3
SCOTT TWP. — Two men were cited for littering after throwing cement blocks along Papermill Road here, district court papers say. Patrick Brady-...
Published on July 29, 2016 - Page 3
BLOOMSBURG — Alice Thomas of Washington, D.C., claims she put down a $750 deposit to rent an apartment at 930 McGuire Road in July 2015, but became...
Published on July 29, 2016 - Page 3
DANVILLE — A woman says she can no longer work as a personal trainer due to a severe concussion she suffered after a van rear-ended her car, a...
Published on July 29, 2016 - Page 3
Landlords sue DANVILLE — Landlords Shawn and Colleen Temple, Millville, have sued Kathryn Bower, 13 C St., first floor, Danville, for $1,800 in rent...
Published on July 29, 2016 - Page 5
BLOOMSBURG — A Florida native who spent nearly 12 years in prison for a 1999 armed robbery at Puff’s Tobacco here has lost an appeal. Troy Flanagan...
Published on July 28, 2016 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A Berwick man encouraged a 15-year-old Bloomsburg girl to send him naked images of herself within hours of their initial Facebook...
Published on July 28, 2016 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A Berwick-area man was cleared by a jury of all gun charges filed in connection with suspected drug activity at a residence he...
Published on July 28, 2016 - Page 3
BLOOMSBURG — A woman twisted a man’s testicles after he dragged her by the hair, citations show. Brenda Shannon, 53, also allegedly punched Jeffrey...
Published on July 28, 2016 - Page 3
RALPHO TWP. — A Mount Carmel man was under the influence of alcohol, bath salts and other drugs when police pulled him over, reports say. Robert F...
Published on July 28, 2016 - Page 4
ASHLAND — A strange man disappeared with a 5-year-old girl for 15 minutes while her family attended a church gathering at a park here last week,...
Published on July 28, 2016 - Page 4
More details on sex assault MILTON — State Police have released more information on a sexual assault reported last week. A white man wearing a mask...
Published on July 28, 2016 - Page 5
DANVILLE — The girlfriend of a Danville Police officer is accused of hitting him in the face and shoving him. State Police say Rachel E. Trivelpiece...
Published on July 27, 2016 - Page 3
LIBERTY TWP. — A thief took a Sears riding mower from a man’s home at 570 Klondike Road here in Montour County, police say. A report says the...
Published on July 27, 2016 - Page 5
Woman cited at Geisinger clinic MAHONING TWP. — Police say Shana J. Franzen, 28, of 652 Route 442, Millville, engaged in fighting, threatening or...
Published on July 27, 2016 - Page 6
Drugged driving alleged on I-80 VALLEY TWP. — Police say a Williamsport man stopped for speeding had multiple prescription drugs in his system....
Published on July 26, 2016 - Page 1
BERWICK — Robbers struck a house on Front Street and then the Medicine Shoppe on Pine Street here Monday. No one was hurt in either incident, police...
Published on July 26, 2016 - Page 3
BLOOMSBURG — A New Jersey woman is accused of using her roommate’s debit card to steal $72 from her bank account while attending Bloomsburg...
Published on July 26, 2016 - Page 4
BLOOMSBURG — An apparent heroin overdose led to paraphernalia charges being filed against a Bloomsburg man, police said. Justin Lee Fenstermacher,...
Published on July 26, 2016 - Page 16
MAHONING TWP. — A Danville-area man who allegedly walked into his neighbor’s home, woke the sleeping man with a punch to the face, then threatened to...

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