Crime and Courts

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


Published on October 26, 2014 - Page 3
LEWIS TWP. — A 17-year-old Danville girl suffered “major injuries” in a hit-and-run early Friday in Northumberland County, police said. She and her...
Published on October 25, 2014 - Page 1
BERWICK — The two Bloomsburg-area teens who caused more than $1,000 in damage to Central Columbia’s new stadium saw the most serious charges tossed...
Published on October 25, 2014 - Page 1
BERWICK — Twice in 12 days, police found a dazed man in a litter of synthetic marijuana in his car, charges say. Both times, Brent Matthew Adams of...
Published on October 25, 2014 - Page 1
HEMLOCK TWP. — A 65-year-old man was charged with the first DUI of his life after his SUV broke down on Interstate 80, court papers say. Ronald John...
Published on October 25, 2014 - Page 3
BLOOMSBURG — Campus police cited two Bloomsburg University students for disorderly conduct last weekend while at the picnic tables near Montour Hall...
Published on October 25, 2014 - Page 3
SCOTT TWP. — Jeffrey Leighow, 54, of 50 Sherwood Drive here was cited with harassment for striking 44-year-old Judy Leighow in the face during a...
Published on October 25, 2014 - Page 4
Bloom woman accused of DUI SOUTH CENTRE TWP. — A drunken driver allowed her truck to rub tires with another vehicle, but claimed she didn’t realize...
Published on October 25, 2014 - Page 5
BLOOMSBURG — Car owner Rex Shultz Jr. has filed a counter-lawsuit against Robert Sponenberg, accusing him of messing up a vehicle’s paint job....
Published on October 25, 2014 - Page 5
BERWICK — Someone robbed a 66-year-old woman by a church Friday night, pulling her to the ground and seriously injuring her, police said. Officers...
Published on October 25, 2014 - Page 7
RED ROCK — An 18-year-old from Philadelphia was jailed after a violent confrontation with another student at the Red Rock Job Corps here, State...
Published on October 25, 2014 - Page 18
BERWICK — Darla Lunger, 29 Clover Leaf Lane, Berwick, was ordered to pay $1,182 in fines and costs after pleading guilty to allowing three children...

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