Crime and Courts

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


Published on August 16, 2014 - Page 5
BLOOMSBURG — Charles Helwig, 353 W. Fifth St., Bloomsburg, was cited by town code enforcement for leaving a large rubbish pile and other trash in...
Published on August 16, 2014 - Page 5
MAHONING TWP. — A Northumberland man who nearly drove into the side of a mountain was driving drunk, police say. Adam T. Woll, 29, said he was...
Published on August 16, 2014 - Page 18
BLOOMSBURG — A pizza deliveryman has been put on probation for 15 months for breaking into student apartments, knowing they would be unoccupied...
Published on August 15, 2014 - Page 1
DANVILLE — A woman caught bringing marijuana into Geisinger’s pediatric intensive care unit admitted in court that she planned to sell drugs to...
Published on August 15, 2014 - Page 1
CLEVELAND TWP. — On the night before he was headed to rehab, Joseph M. Lamas planned to binge on heroin to get “the full effect” of his treatment...
Published on August 15, 2014 - Page 1
SOUTH CENTRE TWP. — Police busted into a mobile home in the Pleasant View trailer court on Fort Jenkins Lane here Wednesday night and found multiple...
Published on August 15, 2014 - Page 3
Underage drinkers cited in Bloomsburg BLOOMSBURG — Several Bloomsburg University students were fined $200, plus costs, after being cited for...
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
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 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 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...

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