Crime and Courts

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


Published on March 23, 2015 - Page 4
DANVILLE — No one was hurt when a Riverside man wedged his car under a Jeep on Route 11 Sunday near the high school, police say. George E. Myerley...
Published on March 23, 2015 - Page 4
BERWICK — Several landlords are seeking allegedly unpaid rent from tenants. According to landlord/tenant complaints: • Hung A. Nguygn, 939 Rayellen...
Published on March 23, 2015 - Page 5
Civil complaints filed in Berwick BERWICK — Several creditors are seeking to collect allegedly unpaid debts. According to civil complaints: •...
Published on March 23, 2015 - Page 12
Berwick landlord seeking rent BERWICK — Fred C. Berlin, 6101 Park Road, Berwick, is seeking unpaid rent from two women. According to landlord/...
Published on March 22, 2015 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — As she sat testifying before a grand jury investigating her ex-husband’s murder, Maria Spencer had had enough of state attorney Anthony...
Published on March 22, 2015 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — Frank and Maria Spencer were having sexual relations in the weeks before he was shot, she told a grand jury. And Maria Spencer insisted...
Published on March 22, 2015 - Page 3
Man allegedly threw battery HEMLOCK TWP. — George W. Duncan, 75, of 1263 Millertown Road, Millville, was charged with disorderly conduct after...
Published on March 22, 2015 - Page 9
Snyder County crash kills couple McCLURE — A Beaver Springs couple died in an accident in Snyder County on Friday morning. State Police say...
Published on March 21, 2015 - Page 1
CLEVELAND TWP. — A former Catawissa man accused of stealing more than $14,000 in jewelry, then fleeing the state, was extradited to Columbia County...
Published on March 21, 2015 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A teenager dipped into a pizzeria’s tip jar to pay for her food during a wee-hour meal, police say. Cheyenne Aleyea Lambert, 18, was...
Published on March 21, 2015 - Page 1
ESPY — A couple cannot sue a contractor because they “refused to cooperate” with attempts to fix reported problems at their new home, a lawyer argues...
Published on March 21, 2015 - Page 1
CATAWISSA — A couple carrying stolen wallets and a pot pipe fashioned from a socket wrench were found inside an accused meth maker’s pickup earlier...
Published on March 21, 2015 - Page 6
MIFFLINVILLE — A policeman pulled over a man’s vehicle because of a burned-out tail light and leaky exhaust and found five vials of pills and a...
Published on March 21, 2015 - Page 7
Cops: Man on drugs crashes trash truck FRANKLIN TWP. — A Berwick man driving with a suspended license wrecked a garbage truck on Route 487 near...
Published on March 20, 2015 - Page 1
SHICKSHINNY — A man accused of brutally beating two different girlfriends in less than a month saw the most serious charges withdrawn as part of a...
Published on March 20, 2015 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A high school senior still undergoing painful reconstructive dental surgery after being hurt in a 2013 DUI crash is hoping to put recent...
Published on March 20, 2015 - Page 1
BRIAR CREEK — State Police are looking for a woman who allegedly stole a Keurig coffee brewer and a Barbie doll from the Giant supermarket here last...
Published on March 20, 2015 - Page 3
HUNLOCK CREEK — An inmate at the Retreat state prison set his cell on fire Wednesday, but staff members were able to extinguish it before anyone was...
Published on March 20, 2015 - Page 5
LEWISBURG — One of the teens accused of throwing a rock from an Interstate 80 overpass and critically injuring an Ohio teacher has accepted a plea...
Published on March 20, 2015 - Page 5
DUI alleged in Route 54 crash ANTHONY TWP. — A Danville woman who fell onto a trooper after crashing her vehicle down an embankment was drunk,...

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