Crime and Courts

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


Published on July 24, 2016 - Page 1
SCOTT TWP. — A Bloomsburg man who fled from police on his motorcycle at speeds up to 116 mph in Danville is now accused of forging about $6,300 in...
Published on July 24, 2016 - Page 1
DANVILLE — A loose dog bit and attacked a man on a sidewalk, leaving him with scratches and scars, a new lawsuit says. Timothy Latshaw is now suing...
Published on July 24, 2016 - Page 3
ANTHONY TWP. — A hopeful pet owner turned into a scam victim Thursday after wiring money to someone posing as a dog seller, police said. A State...
Published on July 24, 2016 - Page 4
Pair disorderly at Knoebels ELYSBURG — Two Harrisburg men pleaded guilty to disorderly conduct citations after an incident at Knoebels July 4,...
Published on July 24, 2016 - Page 4
WATERVILLE — Fleeing Luzerne County Prison inmate Scott Andrew Bilby stole a Nissan Altima and visited family in Berwick before crashing into a...
Published on July 24, 2016 - Page 6
SUNBURY — A Bloomsburg man is one of two suspects police accuse of shooting at a man walking a dog here Thursday night, according to the Patriot-News...
Published on July 24, 2016 - Page 6
Women cited after scuffle MIFFLINVILLE — Two women were cited after a July 5 fight at 211 W. Seventh St. here. Sandra M. Reynolds, 47, of that...
Published on July 23, 2016 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A Bloomsburg man facing charges of incest and sexually abusing his teenage daughter who became pregnant last fall has waived a hearing...
Published on July 23, 2016 - Page 1
SALEM TWP. — The owners of the controversial Will-O-Bett hog farm contend they have gone “above and beyond” what’s required by state regulations to...
Published on July 23, 2016 - Page 3
DANVILLE — Police say a Bloomsburg woman with multiple DUI charges was spotted swigging from a vodka bottle as she weaved along Route 11....
Published on July 22, 2016 - Page 1
CLEVELAND TWP. — A Knoebels Amusement Resort worker who kept passing out while operating the Ferris wheel was high, police say. In addition to the...
Published on July 22, 2016 - Page 1
BERWICK — Less than six weeks after the newly refurbished Ber-Vaughn pool’s grand opening, a thief broke into the office. The man, who wore a...
Published on July 22, 2016 - Page 3
BLOOMSBURG — A Chester County man arrested for driving drug-impaired along the Narrows section of Rupert Drive was sentenced to 72 hours in jail...
Published on July 22, 2016 - Page 4
SOUTH CENTRE TWP. —Susquehanna Surgery Center here has filed complaints in district court, seeking unpaid balances from patients, according to court...
Published on July 22, 2016 - Page 4
SHICKSHINNY — A district judge has denied a former Berwick man’s request to act in his own defense in a trespassing case, citing his extensive...
Published on July 22, 2016 - Page 6
Man accused of DUI BLOOMSBURG — A drunken man seen driving the wrong way on Chestnut Avenue told police he knew it was a one-way street but was “...
Published on July 22, 2016 - Page 7
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Published on July 22, 2016 - Page 7
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Published on July 22, 2016 - Page 13
COOPER TWP. — The owner of a home at 1201 Ridge Drive here discovered materials consistent with making methamphetamine, and now police are trying to...
Published on July 21, 2016 - Page 1
HEMLOCK TWP. — An addict in debt to his dealer printed fake money and tried to pass it off at a fast food drive-thru, police say. The $50 bill that...

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