Crime and Courts

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


Published on August 15, 2014 - Page 3
COOPER TWP. — Someone stole an inspection sticker worth $5 from the Fairfield Auto Group at 1409 Montour Blvd. here Aug. 1, police report.
Published on August 15, 2014 - Page 3
BLOOMSBURG — A man cited for breaking someone’s car window at Catherine and East Fifth streets was locked up after police learned he was wanted on a...
Published on August 15, 2014 - Page 4
MONTOUR TWP. — Tracey Breisch was cited for failing to pay withholding tax for her employees at Childrens Country Cottage at 25 Hock Road,...
Published on August 14, 2014 - Page 1
LOCUST TWP. — A woman was driving a drunken man home from a bar when he started punching her in the face, burned and bit her arm, and threatened to...
Published on August 14, 2014 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A gun-show vendor who accidentally shot a customer in the leg while demonstrating a holstered handgun at the fairgrounds is seeking ARD...
Published on August 14, 2014 - Page 3
Teens accused of drinking at show BLOOMSBURG — Several teenagers were caught drinking booze at the 4-Wheel Jamboree on the Bloomsburg Fairgrounds,...
Published on August 14, 2014 - Page 4
Woman sues contractor for $9G CATAWISSA — A homeowner here is suing a contractor for $9,344, claiming he made repairs that failed a code inspection...
Published on August 14, 2014 - Page 4
DANVILLE — A rural Danville man who failed to update his address as required of a Megan’s Law sex offender has been sentenced to state prison for 20...
Published on August 14, 2014 - Page 4
DANVILLE — Frank Mordan, 53, of 406 E. Front St., Danville, pleaded no contest Monday to criminal trespassing at a home in the 200 block of Railroad...
Published on August 14, 2014 - Page 5
HEMLOCK TWP. — A Bloomsburg woman’s car suffered significant damage when a tree fell onto Millville Road as she was driving Wednesday afternoon,...
Published on August 14, 2014 - Page 5
VALLEY TWP. — Someone stuck a razor blade in the tire of a car at 15 Valley West Drive here between the evening of July 27 and the morning of July 28...
Published on August 14, 2014 - Page 7
DANVILLE — A New York valet driver faces a month in prison after admitting to credit-card fraud in purchases at two stores here. “Will they hold...
Published on August 14, 2014 - Page 7
Woman admits lying about abuse DANVILLE — A Danville woman has admitted she falsely accused her boyfriend of roughing her up earlier this year. “I...
Published on August 13, 2014 - Page 1
MIFFLINVILLE — A man claimed a car full of robbers pulled him from his vehicle near the Mifflinville bridge last week, threw him to the ground and...
Published on August 13, 2014 - Page 1
DANVILLE — A woman about to go on trial for meth-making crimes instead offered guilty pleas to operating a meth lab and related counts and now faces...
Published on August 13, 2014 - Page 1
LOCUST TWP. — Just hours after crossing the stage to claim his high school diploma, a Southern Columbia graduate was caught with an array of pot...
Published on August 13, 2014 - Page 1
BRIAR CREEK TWP. — A man chased a woman and grabbed her, possibly breaking her arm, then used heroin in the back seat of a police car in an apparent...
Published on August 13, 2014 - Page 1
WEST HEMLOCK TWP. — Five sisters are fighting over their late father’s estate, with two claiming the other three scammed their dad to keep $75,000...
Published on August 13, 2014 - Page 3
DANVILLE — Three men charged with DUI were accepted Monday into Montour County’s special probation program for first-time offenders. All will remain...
Published on August 13, 2014 - Page 5
Three cited in fight BLOOMSBURG — Anthony Dyshawn Fishburn, 21, Philadelphia; Mary J. Babb, 37, and David A. Babb, 42, both of 325 Pine Ave.,...

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