Crime and Courts

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


Published on August 27, 2014 - Page 4
BLOOMSBURG — An accused drug dealer from Brooklyn was taken into custody last week after missing court dates. Mark C. Williams, 31, known as “Muzz...
Published on August 27, 2014 - Page 6
Theft report was false, cops say COOPER TWP. — Laura Kay Myers, 40, of 80 Pepper Hills, near Danville, falsely reported that the inspection sticker...
Published on August 27, 2014 - Page 12
Southside lawsuits allege debts owed CATAWISSA — The following lawsuits have been filed in the office of District Judge Craig Long. The defendants...
Published on August 26, 2014 - Page 1
BERWICK — A woman trashed her ex-boyfriend’s home here, and her son threw him into a desk, a court petition says. Megan Force, 36, also once...
Published on August 26, 2014 - Page 1
BERWICK — Three strangers turned up at a man’s backyard table with drugs and pills on a Wednesday afternoon, and they were still there when police...
Published on August 26, 2014 - Page 1
BUCKHORN — A scam artist drove backward across the entire length of the Wal-Mart parking lot here as she fled from security, but she and her partner...
Published on August 26, 2014 - Page 1
DANVILLE — A defendant scaled the side of a building “like Spider-Man” to get into a second-story apartment and take one of his two sons, officials...
Published on August 26, 2014 - Page 3
DANVILLE — Two Danville men were busted for selling the hallucinogenic drug LSD just hours apart in separate incidents, police say. Tyler B....
Published on August 26, 2014 - Page 3
BLOOMSBURG — A man who drove his car straight into a utility pole last month had traces of morphine, heroin and codeine in his bloodstream, according...
Published on August 26, 2014 - Page 4
BLOOMSBURG — An incoming freshman at Bloomsburg University is accused of stealing tip money from a jar at a downtown pizzeria but denies the owner’s...
Published on August 26, 2014 - Page 4
MONTOUR TWP. — Kimberly F. Miller, 28, of Lot 16, 28 Perry Ave. here, was charged with interfering with a sheriff’s sale by removing personal...
Published on August 26, 2014 - Page 4
BLOOMSBURG — Two Bloomsburg University students and a visiting friend were arrested on drug charges after a night of smoking marijuana led to a fire...
Published on August 26, 2014 - Page 5
SCOTT TWP. — A man who broke into his mother’s house to take a shower had a needle used to shoot heroin, police say. John Gilliland was house-...
Published on August 25, 2014 - Page 1
HARRISBURG — A former Bloomsburg University manager is suing for more than $75,000, saying the school kept his pay lower than his coworkers after he...
Published on August 25, 2014 - Page 1
DANVILLE — A couple engaged to be married exchanged bites during an argument, police say. Darlene Frymoyer, 23, went to a car where Joel M....
Published on August 24, 2014 - Page 1
BRIAR CREEK TWP. — A man gave his girlfriend a fat lip and left marks on another woman, too, when he lost his temper over pizza money, court papers...
Published on August 24, 2014 - Page 1
BERWICK — A man who is supposed to stay away from his ex-girlfriend showed up to throw rocks at her house, then rammed a police cruiser that blocked...
Published on August 24, 2014 - Page 3
MADISON TWP. — The driver who fled a vehicle accident on Route 42 Friday afternoon was an escapee from a juvenile facility in Oil City, almost 200...
Published on August 23, 2014 - Page 1
DANVILLE — The mayor says one of her dogs was attacked by a German shepherd while they were on a walk, and she now wants to warn residents about the...
Published on August 23, 2014 - Page 1
BERWICK — A man arrested for drunken driving after he rudely flashed his high beams at a patrol car tried to get out of it by claiming to be a State...

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