Crime and Courts

Published on August 12, 2019 - Page 1
BERWICK — A Wapwallopen man was caught on surveillance video stealing a large screen TV and a lawn mower, police said. John R. Crispell, 43, of 232...
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BRIAR CREEK TWP. — A Berwick man broke into another man’s home, strangling and kicking the victim before stealing $20 cash and 20 pain pills, police...
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BERWICK — A Bloomsburg man falsely reported to police that an intoxicated person was at the Test Track Park threatening people with a firearm on July...
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MIFFLINVILLE — A man already accused of breaking into the Hess Market near Orangeville in May and stealing over $5,000 also has been charged with...
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BERWICK — A homeless man found rolling around in the middle of East Third street and hallucinating was intoxicated, police said. Dylan James...
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BLOOMSBURG — Town police cited 24-year-old Steven Lojo of Bloomsburg for harassing someone at an apartment downtown, district court papers say. Lojo...
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The State Police Bureau of Liquor Control Enforcement’s District 6 office issued 14 violation letters in July, including the following local...
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BERWICK — A driver who crashed into a utility pole and sign in front of Dawg’s Deli in June was drunk, police say. Matthew T. Bower, 31, wasn’t...
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CATAWISSA — Police accuse a woman of endangering a 10-year-old after they found over 92 grams of crystal meth and other drugs in her kitchen, court...
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SALEM TWP. — A man who was being given a ride to a gas station by police after a domestic dispute allegedly threw money in an officer’s face and...
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DANVILLE — Danville Police were called to Geisinger Medical Center at about 10:20 p.m. Aug. 4 for a report of a domestic assault. William Auker,...
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BUCKHORN — A man whose driver’s license has been suspended three times for DUI was pulled over by police less than a month after being arrested in...
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BERWICK — A man from Northumberland County was charged with driving while impaired by methamphetamine with an 18-month-old child in the car during a...
Published on August 11, 2019 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A Hunlock Creek woman and her teenage boyfriend broke into two apartments on West Main Street, taking condoms, clothing and other items...
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BERWICK — A man is accused of sending his ex’s co-workers sexually explicit videos of her after she refused to communicate with him, court papers say...
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BRIAR CREEK TWP. — A Berwick man was caught on camera getting out of his truck and then punching a 15-year-old until a passerby intervened, police...
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BERWICK — A man shifted his car into park, exited the car and took off running during a police pursuit June 19, authorities allege. When police...
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SALEM TWP. — A wanted man was picked up here after a resident recognized him, remembered he had outstanding warrants and contacted law enforcement,...
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SCOTT TWP. — Jeremy Deutsch, 44, of Apt. 4, 405 East St., Bloomsburg, was charged with carrying a marijuana pipe in his backpack as he walked along...
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BLOOMSBURG — A Bloomsburg man is charged with taking his ex’s car and violating the conditions of a protection from abuse order. Tonya Stout went...
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BERWICK — Police called to Boyer’s IGA July 23 for a man spending an extended amount of time in a bathroom found methamphetamine on the man. Police...
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CATAWISSA — A man accused of contacting his ex-girlfriend, Jessica Brittain, from prison and pressuring her to drop assault and harassment charges...
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BLOOMSBURG — Police here found and dismantled a meth lab Friday night in an apartment at 208 W. First St., officers said. Thomas Brown was arrested...
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MONTOUR TWP. — Leonard Saduskie, 65, of Lot 13, 28 Perry Ave., Bloomsburg, was cited for harassment after he struck Kevin Guffey and pinned him to...
Published on August 10, 2019 - Page 1
BRIAR CREEK — A homeless teen with a knife attacked another vagrant living inside a tent here Friday morning, resulting in a wild melee that left...
Published on August 10, 2019 - Page 1
For the Press Enterprise CONYNGHAM TWP. — A man who borrowed a rental car from another driver began dismantling it for parts inside a Mocanaqua...
Published on August 10, 2019 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — An Army veteran suffering from PTSD, whose behavior led to a standoff with police at his home here last Sunday, has been charged, court...
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WILLIAMSPORT — A photographer from England is suing Catawese Coach Lines, alleging the bus company used one of his copyrighted photos for promotional...
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SCOTT TWP. — A man who saw news about a friend getting busted for dealing drugs at Sheetz on the social media site Snapchat went to the friend’s...
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DANVILLE — The following civil complaints were filed in the offices of District Judge Marvin Shrawder: • Discover Bank, Philadelphia, is seeking $4...
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BLOOMSBURG — A Bloomsburg man stopped by police for not having his headlights on just before midnight on March 15 had marijuana and drug...
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BRIAR CREEK TWP. — A local ethnic club was cited after Liquor Control Board officials say bartenders there were drinking while on the job. The...
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BERWICK — A speeding vehicle nearly struck a police cruiser on North Vine Street around 2 a.m. on July 5, and police gave chase. During the police...
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SCOTT TWP. — A Scott Township woman told police that her boyfriend struck her in the face several times and dragged her on the floor in front of her...
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BRIAR CREEK TWP. — A bar here has been cited by the Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board for serving alcohol to people who were already intoxicated....
Published on August 9, 2019 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A suspected trafficker had two ounces of crystal meth along with other illegal drugs and a stolen handgun locked up in a safe when town...
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MAHONING TWP. — A bus company owner and former elected supervisor is suing Mahoning Township, alleging officials retaliated against him after he...
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WILKES-BARRE TWP. — A Hunlock Creek man was one of three people snared during a drug bust on Tuesday, township police told a Wilkes-Barre newspaper...
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The following civil complaints were filed in the office of District Judge Marvin Shrawder. Portfolio Recovery Associates LLC, Philadelphia, seeks...
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BERWICK — A man wanted by police was placed under arrest and found to have 70 bags of heroin and four used hypodermic needles, court papers say....
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MONTOUR TWP. — A Catawissa woman was arrested after falling asleep behind the wheel of her car while impaired by methamphetamine along Montour...
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BERWICK — A man pulled over after allegedly nearly ramming a parked car July 3 was charged with drunken driving. State Police Tpr. Nathan Golla...
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BERWICK — A Berwick woman looking for a man was knocked down and had her head struck off the ground after she knocked on another woman’s door June 23...
Published on August 8, 2019 - Page 1
SALEM TWP. — A driver pulled over for speeding was drunk and had his 12-year-old grandson in the car, police say. Douglas Lee Chapin, 60, had...
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SCOTT TWP. — A man has been charged with theft of lost property for taking an iPhone another Sheetz customer had left behind on a counter after...
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WILLIAMSPORT — A Philadelphia man busted as part of a heroin dealing ring that distributed more than 700 grams of heroin and fentanyl in Bloomsburg...
Published on August 7, 2019 - Page 1
MAHONING TWP. — A Danville man, who went to speak to his ex-girlfriend at her workplace and was turned away, hid in the trunk of her car then...
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SALEM TWP. — A Benton man was arrested after allegedly standing on the sidewalk here exposing himself. Police say they were dispatched to East Sixth...
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BLOOMSBURG — A good Samaritan who stopped to help an older woman whose car had broken down says he was slapped with a $40 parking ticket for his kind...
Published on August 7, 2019 - Page 1
BERWICK — One of the two women arrested in a drug bust on Pine Street last month is pregnant, her attorney told a district judge this week....