Crime and Courts

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


Published on June 17, 2015 - Page 5
BUCKHORN — Two men are charged with retail theft in separate cases for allegedly shoplifting at Wal-Mart. • Stephen W. Sitler, 29, of 1640 Pine St...
Published on June 17, 2015 - Page 5
SCOTT TWP. — Six people were cited for underage drinking in two separate incidents here, court records show. • Adrian Brito, 20, and Franco Guirin...
Published on June 17, 2015 - Page 5
MILLVILLE — Jessica Rae Stackhouse, 33 Karns Road, Stillwater, allegedly made her last payment on a Citibank credit account in August 2013. An...
Published on June 16, 2015 - Page 1
BERWICK — A man planned to propose to his girlfriend, but before he could, the woman secretly took the engagement and wedding rings from his home, a...
Published on June 16, 2015 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — One of the only town landlords who did not get a non-student rental license was in court recently arguing two of his units should be “...
Published on June 16, 2015 - Page 3
ROARING CREEK TWP. —A township man had a.39 percent blood-alcohol level when police stopped him around 7:45 a.m. near his house, records show....
Published on June 16, 2015 - Page 3
BLOOMSBURG — A Bloomsburg University student who grabbed two women’s buttocks on upper campus was paroled at sentencing last week. Francis E....
Published on June 16, 2015 - Page 3
STILLWATER — Fishing Creek Veterinary Clinic has sued the following people to collect payments, according to court records. • Edward Gregorowicz,...
Published on June 16, 2015 - Page 3
LOCUST TWP. — A 31-year-old man threatened to kill his ex-girlfriend’s new boyfriend, and squealed his tires in front of his house here, police say...
Published on June 16, 2015 - Page 4
CATAWISSA — Tammy Rupert was cited for keeping a junk vehicle at the back of her home here April 7, a citation states. She had been found guilty...
Published on June 16, 2015 - Page 4
Catawissa man cited over pit bulls CATAWISSA — Larry Swisher, 25, Catawissa, allowed two pit bulls to “run at large” in the 400 block of Mill...
Published on June 16, 2015 - Page 5
Two are cited at Knoebels camp CLEVELAND TWP. — Brett Thomas Murphy, 38, hit Elizabeth Stambaugh, 37, in the face at the Knoebels campground May 23...
Published on June 16, 2015 - Page 5
BLOOMSBURG — Two repeat DUI offenders recently received split sentences calling for jail time followed by house arrest, including a rural Berwick...
Published on June 15, 2015 - Page 1
BRIAR CREEK TWP. — It appears a man made a fake Facebook page in the hopes of tricking his ex-girlfriend so he could stalk her online, according to...
Published on June 15, 2015 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A Catawissa man said he was suicidal over his father’s death when he threatened “a bloodbath” if the cops showed up to quell a violent...
Published on June 15, 2015 - Page 1
BERWICK — After admitting to police that he crashed his car while trying to send text messages, a Berwick man attempted to light and smoke a $1 bill...
Published on June 15, 2015 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A man who dealt heroin and crack cocaine in Bloomsburg last summer told a judge he needed money for prescription medications. “Reason I...
Published on June 14, 2015 - Page 1
BRIAR CREEK TWP. — A man stripped naked in the parking lot of a social club and then loudly railed against the police who showed up to try to calm...
Published on June 14, 2015 - Page 4
Driver faces charges in death of jogger WILKES-BARRE (AP) — A man has been charged with homicide by vehicle while driving under the influence in an...
Published on June 14, 2015 - Page 9
DERRY TWP. — Two German shepherd puppies were stolen from a home near Washingtonville, and police are asking for the public’s help in finding the...

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