Crime and Courts

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


Published on July 2, 2014 - Page 1
BERWICK — Two men were jailed after a street fight here that police say involved rock throwing as well as a knife and a baseball bat. Seamus Ridgway...
Published on July 2, 2014 - Page 3
BERWICK — A registered sex offender who allegedly failed to tell police he was moving, then spent months ducking officers, waived his hearing Tuesday...
Published on July 2, 2014 - Page 4
DANVILLE — A Danville-area man stopped for driving through a busy intersection at night without headlights was drunk, police say. Eric D. Ryman, 24...
Published on July 2, 2014 - Page 4
Tort suit pending DANVILLE — Chad Gordon, Wernersville, has filed notice of a pending motor-vehicle tort lawsuit at the Montour County Courthouse,...
Published on July 2, 2014 - Page 4
PRINGLE — A Shickshinny woman stabbed her boyfriend while he was driving here in Luzerne County on Monday night, according to reports. Heather Lynn...
Published on July 2, 2014 - Page 5
Payments sought MILLVILLE — The following civil lawsuits have been filed in the office of District Judge Douglas Brewer. • The Orange Township...
Published on July 2, 2014 - Page 5
BLOOMSBURG — A suburban Philadelphia man who said he was already on probation for selling marijuana back home surrendered Tuesday on drug-dealing...
Published on July 2, 2014 - Page 23
Man cited over dogs DANVILLE — Anthony Davis, 24, of 406 E. Front St., Danville, faces six dog-law citations, court records show. Police say Davis...
Published on July 1, 2014 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A teenager who blew a second chance at freedom has been sent to state prison, despite pleas for leniency from his father and a tearful...
Published on July 1, 2014 - Page 1
SOUTH CENTRE TWP. — A DUI suspect who was covered in dried blood told a policeman, “Things got a little out of hand at work,” court papers say....
Published on July 1, 2014 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — The vendor who shot a woman at a weekend gun show while he was demonstrating how a special holster works will be charged with simple...
Published on July 1, 2014 - Page 1
MILLVILLE — A trucker accused of attempted murder in a fight with a policeman collapsed in apparent pain just a few minutes after his hearing started...
Published on July 1, 2014 - Page 3
MAHONING TWP. — The Scott Township man who allegedly spit vomit on an emergency room worker will face his charges in county court. Michael F. Baker...
Published on July 1, 2014 - Page 3
BLOOMSBURG — Press Enterprise Sports Editor Tim Hare was cited for public drunkenness outside the Good Old Days at about 2:30 a.m. Saturday, June 21...
Published on July 1, 2014 - Page 12
DERRY TWP. — A Danville-area woman smashed windows on another woman’s Jeep after her boyfriend borrowed the vehicle, police say. Danielle R. Doone...
Published on July 1, 2014 - Page 15
BLOOMSBURG — A State Police fire marshal said he found evidence candles had been used at an East First Street home before it burned Friday, although...
Published on July 1, 2014 - Page 15
BERWICK — Four men accused of robbing a visiting drug dealer appeared to have escaped with only a few bags of heroin, one of the accused robbers...
Published on July 1, 2014 - Page 15
BERWICK — A man charged with watching pornography in public failed to come to a hearing Monday, but his charges were sent on to county court anyway...
Published on July 1, 2014 - Page 15
ORANGE TWP. — A Benton teen lost control of an SUV on a rain-slicked curve and smashed head-on into a tree Monday morning, according to police....
Published on June 30, 2014 - Page 1
BERWICK — A man forced his girlfriend to have sex with him, then threatened to kill himself if she left, she alleges. Anthony Michael Torres, 22,...

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