Crime and Courts

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


Published on April 9, 2014 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A once-trusted employee is being sued for allegedly embezzling at least $132,210 from Century 21 Covered Bridges Realty Inc., in what...
Published on April 9, 2014 - Page 1
SCOTT TWP. — A Lightstreet woman who told police she just picked up her son at the bus stop was found to be drunk when pulled over for careless...
Published on April 9, 2014 - Page 3
BLOOMSBURG — The following people failed to send children to school, according to private complaints filed in district court recently. • Rachael...
Published on April 9, 2014 - Page 11
Report: Danville driver cited in crash SELINSGROVE — A Danville woman attempting to make a left turn off Routes 11/15 drove into the path of two...
Published on April 9, 2014 - Page 11
Judgments awarded DANVILLE — Judgments have been entered against the following people at the Montour County Courthouse, records show. • Christopher...
Published on April 8, 2014 - Page 1
MILLVILLE — The caller on the other end of the phone insisted that Charlene Outt had downloaded malicious software onto her computer. He wanted her...
Published on April 8, 2014 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — Brett Woodside’s confession about stabbing a friend to death can be used at an upcoming trial, a judge ruled. But any photographs of...
Published on April 8, 2014 - Page 1
BERWICK — The man arrested for punching a woman and stealing $20 from her in an alleged drug dispute is actually a sweet guy who isn’t capable of...
Published on April 8, 2014 - Page 5
BERWICK — A Berwick man accused of helping to set a blaze, shooting himself in the leg, then blaming a teenager for the shooting is headed to county...
Published on April 7, 2014 - Page 1
NORTH CENTRE TWP. — A drunken motorist played a brief game of leapfrog with a state trooper who spotted him weaving down Route 93, court papers say...
Published on April 7, 2014 - Page 1
BUCKHORN — A woman lied about her psychological history when she tried to buy a gun at Walmart, police say. Karly Ann Switzer, 23, of 359 Moores...
Published on April 7, 2014 - Page 1
BERWICK — An off-duty officer intervened when he heard a drug suspect being robbed, court papers say. Arissa Majer, 25, told police she pulled up to...
Published on April 7, 2014 - Page 3
FRANKLIN TWP. — A police officer responded to a crash just before 1 a.m. March 6 and discovered the driver was a friend of his who was intoxicated,...
Published on April 7, 2014 - Page 4
VALLEY TWP. — Vandals damaged four windows at Mom’s Dutch Kitchen at Route 54 and Interstate 80 sometime overnight Wednesday into Thursday. State...
Published on April 7, 2014 - Page 5
DANVILLE — Charles Bronzburg, the Catawissa motorcyclist injured in a Saturday collision with a pickup truck, was listed in critical condition in...
Published on April 6, 2014 - Page 1
BUCKHORN — A man banned from all Walmart stores stole a television and tools during two visits to the Walmart here, police report. Rickey Godshall,...
Published on April 6, 2014 - Page 3
Cops say man drove 100 mph while drunk MIFFLINVILLE — A man driving a Bastian Tire pickup was driving drunk while traveling more than 100 mph on...
Published on April 6, 2014 - Page 3
WILKES-BARRE — A Mifflinville man grabbed cash out of the hand of a parking attendant here Thursday, police say. Christopher Oblosser, 27, of...
Published on April 5, 2014 - Page 1
HEMLOCK TWP. — A Millville man was passed out drunk with a marijuana pipe in a vehicle stopped in the passing lane of Interstate 80 at 3:30 in the...
Published on April 5, 2014 - Page 3
MADISON TWP. — Vandals busted through metal double doors at historic Katys Church overnight Friday and ransacked the place. Some items from the...

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