Crime and Courts

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


Published on September 13, 2014 - Page 4
BLOOMSBURG — Dozens of people were cited for underage drinking and related alcohol offenses recently, court papers say. Those accused of violations...
Published on September 13, 2014 - Page 4
Drunkenness alleged in downtown Bloom BLOOMSBURG — Justin Mickel, 27, of 77 Country Terrace Lane, rural Bloomsburg, punched a bar bouncer and then...
Published on September 13, 2014 - Page 5
BERWICK — Robert Wesley Guire, 55, and Norma Jean Fowler, 54, of 23 Lark Drive, Berwick, were each charged with disorderly conduct after having a...
Published on September 13, 2014 - Page 6
BLOOMSBURG — A Berwick man was cited twice in one week for public drunkenness here, police report. Dakota Whitmire, 22, of 419 LaSalle St. was “...
Published on September 12, 2014 - Page 3
State sues apple orchard MILLVILLE — The Department of Agriculture has sued Orchard Hill Farms, seeking $3,200 in unpaid fees to the state, court...
Published on September 12, 2014 - Page 3
Owner allegedly let horses roam ORANGEVILLE — Trisha Whitesell of 44B Gearhart Lane, Orangeville, is accused of allowing her horses to roam on the...
Published on September 12, 2014 - Page 4
Couple charged in alleged brawl CATAWISSA — A couple got into a scuffle at their 223 N. Third St. home here Aug. 31, and now both people are facing...
Published on September 12, 2014 - Page 6
BLOOMSBURG — A Philadelphia teen was driving while high on marijuana when he failed to dim his high beams as a State Police cruiser approached along...
Published on September 12, 2014 - Page 6
BLOOMSBURG — Nine people are facing a variety of drug charges filed recently in district court here: • Nicholas Lloyd, 20, a Bloomsburg University...
Published on September 11, 2014 - Page 1
BENTON — One man punched another repeatedly on the street here late one night, and the victim needed surgery to wire his jaw back together, court...
Published on September 11, 2014 - Page 3
BLOOMSBURG — A Berwick man with more than six prior shoplifting offenses has pleaded guilty to three more arrests at local businesses last year....
Published on September 11, 2014 - Page 3
Man cuts deal in marijuana case MOUNT PLEASANT TWP. — When probation officers stopped by Daniel Bruce Frields’ home here, they say they found a...
Published on September 11, 2014 - Page 5
BLOOMSBURG — A town man who flew into a violent rage with a baseball bat and then threatened family as well as a neighbor with a machete has pleaded...
Published on September 11, 2014 - Page 5
DANVILLE — Jordan’s Plumbing and Heating A/C Inc. allowed a property at 237 Rooney Ave. to fall into disrepair despite a lease agreement, a lawsuit...
Published on September 11, 2014 - Page 7
MAHONING TWP. — A Danville State Hospital physician assistant suffered a broken hand when she was attacked by a patient, police say. Meagan Fay...
Published on September 11, 2014 - Page 7
SUNBURY — For months, Brian Stanley’s parents prepared to face the man whose careless driving killed their son last summer. The question still on...
Published on September 11, 2014 - Page 14
BLOOMSBURG — A Brooklyn man has pleaded guilty to using a cell phone in setting up a heroin deal with an informant who was later arrested himself for...
Published on September 11, 2014 - Page 14
Police: Dog bites man at yard sale GREENWOOD TWP. — A pit bull bit a man at a yard sale, leading to a citation against the dog’s owner, records say...
Published on September 11, 2014 - Page 14
KINGSTON — A man police say threatened investigators, a defense attorney and informants in a drug case will now face the charges in county court....
Published on September 11, 2014 - Page 22
DANVILLE — A Milton woman who was riding in a car that was stopped for a high-beams infraction had several prescription drugs on her, police say....

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