Crime and Courts

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


Published on February 5, 2016 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A robber pulled a gun out of his pocket and aimed it at a Bloomsburg man walking along East Street early Wednesday, police say. The 62-...
Published on February 5, 2016 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A 24-year-old woman cried as she was arraigned for allegedly withdrawing about $2,500 with a bank card she stole from her ex-boyfriend’s...
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BERWICK — A 68-year-old man was charged with drunken driving after his car allegedly coasted through a stop sign. A State Police trooper said he...
Published on February 5, 2016 - Page 3
Company sues over loan payments SCOTT TWP. — Northwest Consumer Discount Co., 1000 S. Market St., Bloomsburg, seeks alleged delinquent loans....
Published on February 5, 2016 - Page 5
SOUTH CENTRE TWP. —A man and woman face marijuana charges after they were pulled over for failed brake lights, court papers say. Tiffany Marie...
Published on February 4, 2016 - Page 1
BERWICK — A former provisional Berwick Police officer is accused of beating a man so badly, his victim needed reconstructive surgery. Brian Morris...
Published on February 4, 2016 - Page 1
SOUTH CENTRE TWP. — A Berwick teen fled the scene of a minor accident here Monday night, but a piece of her fender and her father’s habit of reading...
Published on February 4, 2016 - Page 1
DANVILLE — A convenience store employee who was supposed to redeem a lottery ticket good for $100 instead kept it for himself, authorities say. Ryan...
Published on February 4, 2016 - Page 3
DANVILLE — A Riverside man arrested for driving drunk in Valley Township last spring was sentenced Wednesday to spend five days in jail on what was...
Published on February 4, 2016 - Page 4
Berwick woman is accused of DUI BERWICK — A Berwick woman was charged with drunken driving after she allegedly drove her SUV the wrong way down a...
Published on February 4, 2016 - Page 4
HAGERSTOWN, Md. — An Orangeville man must serve one year in a Maryland jail on charges stemming from a 2014 residential burglary in Big Pool, Md.,...
Published on February 4, 2016 - Page 5
BERWICK — A suspect was so unsteady on his feet, police stopped trying to administer field sobriety tests, court papers say. Police pulled over...
Published on February 4, 2016 - Page 12
SOUTH CENTRE TWP. — A woman accused of trying to steal a 75-cent newspaper was ordered to pay $465 in penalties after she agreed to plead guilty to...
Published on February 4, 2016 - Page 21
Two women facing code violations BERWICK — Two homeowners here were recently charged with property violations. Vicki Traugh, 327 N. Vine St.,...
Published on February 4, 2016 - Page 21
BERWICK — A Berwick man busted last month for allegedly having a stash of drugs in his home will not get a chance to enter rehab. Edward Fyke, 32,...
Published on February 3, 2016 - Page 1
BERWICK — A 14-year-old girl was ready to testify against a man accused of trolling Facebook for underage sexual partners, but the suspect eventually...
Published on February 3, 2016 - Page 1
BERWICK — A driver backed into a woman in a church parking lot, knocking her to the ground and causing significant injuries, a lawsuit says. Rose...
Published on February 3, 2016 - Page 3
BLOOMSBURG — Eight people have recently been cited for alcohol violations here, according to court papers. • Michael Frauenhoffer, 23, of...
Published on February 3, 2016 - Page 3
MONTOUR TWP. — A man involved in a domestic dispute with his girlfriend after both had been drinking heavily fled the residence during last month’s...
Published on February 3, 2016 - Page 5
Man allegedly shoplifted bacon, cannoli BERWICK — A Briar Creek man hid bacon, doughnuts, air freshener and a cannoli while trying to steal them...

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