Crime and Courts

Published on November 11, 2018 - Page 4
WILKES-BARRE — A 14-year-old girl has been charged as an adult in the stabbing death of a former boyfriend of her mother, a city man who had ties to...
Published on November 11, 2018 - Page 5
SOUTH CENTRE TWP. — Danielle C. Mucciolo, 32, of 5005 Sweppenheiser Drive, was ordered to pay a $132 fine after her dog got loose and ran onto the...
Published on November 11, 2018 - Page 5
Nescopeck man guilty in drug case BERWICK — A man was ordered to pay $584 in fines after pleading guilty to possession of drug paraphernalia....
Published on November 10, 2018 - Page 1
BERWICK — A drunken Berwick man drove through police tape blocking roads and parking lots adjacent to the collapsed Masonic Building and struck a PPL...
Published on November 10, 2018 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A man wearing a Halloween mask attempted to rob a convenience store here early Friday, authorities say. The suspect, described as a...
Published on November 10, 2018 - Page 1
WILLIAMSPORT — After reviewing evidence of misbehavior in the Columbia County Sheriff’s office, a federal judge has ruled that a female deputy...
Published on November 10, 2018 - Page 4
BLOOMSBURG — Five Bloomsburg University freshmen who smelled of marijuana denied knowing “anything” about smoking pot when approached by campus...
Published on November 10, 2018 - Page 4
BLOOMSBURG — A drunken woman who was fighting with another woman outside Hardware Bar downtown had to be restrained by three police officers early...
Published on November 10, 2018 - Page 6
BLOOMSBURG — A smoke detector activation at a student apartment downtown led police to discover a 3-foot tall glass water bong used for smoking...
Published on November 9, 2018 - Page 3
BLOOMSBURG — A Catawissa man who confessed to using his own young son to make child pornography pleaded guilty in Columbia County court Thursday and...
Published on November 9, 2018 - Page 5
Man, 19, allegedly had pot at Sheetz SCOTT TWP. — Police were called to Sheetz for a complaint about a teen allegedly urinating in the parking lot...
Published on November 9, 2018 - Page 8
Complaint seeks rent DANVILLE — The Montour County Housing Authority seeks $1,059 in rent from Chastity M. Thomas, 14 Shelley St., records show....
Published on November 9, 2018 - Page 10
WILLIAMSPORT — Michael Morgan, a 60-year-old Paxinos man, sued his former employer, McCarl’s Inc., in federal court for $75,000, claiming he was...
Published on November 9, 2018 - Page 21
BERWICK — A woman’s estranged husband showed up at her house and pushed her and a man at the home down steps. Craig Michael Haytmanek, 32, then...
Published on November 9, 2018 - Page 21
Man charged with pot possession HEMLOCK TWP. — A man pulled over for driving 16 mph above the speed limit initially refused an officer’s order to...
Published on November 9, 2018 - Page 21
COAL TWP. — A Shamokin man and his nephew are in Northumberland County Jail after being charged with stealing and damaging a scooter owned...
Published on November 8, 2018 - Page 1
For the Press Enterprise A Fairmount Township man plans to plead guilty to illegally possessing a machine gun in federal court and possessing an...
Published on November 8, 2018 - Page 1
DANVILLE — A man claims his left leg was left paralyzed due to improperly placed screws during a spinal fusion surgery at Geisinger, records show....
Published on November 8, 2018 - Page 3
SOUTH CENTRE TWP. —A Benton man was driving with an expired registration when he was pulled over by police, court documents say. John Loden III,...
Published on November 8, 2018 - Page 3
WILKES-BARRE — A Fairmount Township man convicted of voluntary manslaughter for a shooting he claimed was self-defense was sentenced Tuesday to serve...
Published on November 8, 2018 - Page 4
SALEM TWP. — A man police spotted speeding along East Front Street here in October turned out to be high on cocaine and marijuana, according to court...
Published on November 8, 2018 - Page 5
DANVILLE — A rural Danville man will spend 10 days in jail followed by 60 days on house arrest for pointing a rifle at a woman and her boyfriend here...
Published on November 8, 2018 - Page 5
Five allegedly owe on credit accounts BERWICK — Midland Funding LLC, Philadelphia, has filed civil complaints in the office of District Judge...
Published on November 8, 2018 - Page 5
SHICKSHINNY — The baby found dead by a Shickshinny home Friday was placed beside the burn pit, alive, soon after birth, according to a search warrant...
Published on November 8, 2018 - Page 6
LIBERTY TWP. — Two people had marijuana in their car during a traffic stop on Interstate 80, charges say. State Police pulled John Darda, 48, of...
Published on November 8, 2018 - Page 12
Medical center says patients owe bills BERWICK — Susquehanna Valley Medical Specialties, Bloomsburg, has filed civil complaints in the office of...
Published on November 8, 2018 - Page 18
DANVILLE — A Danville man who spent five months in jail for assaulting a Riverside Police officer was paroled at sentencing Wednesday in Montour...
Published on November 8, 2018 - Page 18
BLOOMSBURG — A Wilkes-Barre man stole a computer from a friend and sold it to a business here, court documents say. Jonathan Starr, 24, stole a...
Published on November 8, 2018 - Page 18
DANVILLE — Five people are headed to state prison and another will be deported from the country as a result of sentencings Wednesday in Montour...
Published on November 7, 2018 - Page 1
MIFFLINVILLE — An “out of control” man high on heroin was stopping at every exit along Interstate 80 while traveling to Pittsburgh before being...
Published on November 7, 2018 - Page 3
MAHONING TWP. — A man who was arrested for a violent domestic disturbance at Evergreen Pointe Apartments pleaded guilty to harassment Tuesday....
Published on November 7, 2018 - Page 11
BERWICK — A Shickshinny man who fled from police was in possession of heroin and crystal meth, police said. Zane Farmer, 30, of 27 Trailing Pine...
Published on November 7, 2018 - Page 11
BERWICK — A Berwick woman who failed to appear as a witness on Sept. 6 has been charged with absconding. Police say Samantha Reader, 43, 1703...
Published on November 7, 2018 - Page 11
BERWICK — A Benton man who police say appeared to be paranoid was driving while under the influence of a controlled substance, according to court...
Published on November 7, 2018 - Page 11
HANOVER TWP. — A Shickshinny man is facing child endangerment charges after being found in possession of drugs following a vehicle crash, police told...
Published on November 6, 2018 - Page 1
BRIAR CREEK TWP. — A woman found with 57 watches and several knives under her bed has been charged with receiving stolen property, police said....
Published on November 6, 2018 - Page 3
BERWICK — A man accused of punching one officer and kicking another after they tried to prevent him from committing suicide quietly agreed to send...
Published on November 6, 2018 - Page 3
SCOTT TWP. — A crash that injured two and closed Bentley Drive for more than 30 minutes Monday was caused by a motorist driving too fast on the rain-...
Published on November 6, 2018 - Page 3
BERWICK — A Berwick resident stopped for failing to use his turn signal and speeding was under the influence of alcohol, police said. Police said...
Published on November 6, 2018 - Page 4
She’s a relative, not a tenant Loren Fish said Kristin Lynn Burns, 30, of 2939 State Route 487, who is accused of attempting to cash more than $4,...
Published on November 5, 2018 - Page 1
BERWICK — A man rolling in the grass outside Evan Owen Apartments, yelling that “nobody loved him,” had heroin and hypodermic needles on him when...
Published on November 5, 2018 - Page 1
BERWICK — The mother of a Berwick man who allegedly fought with his father and then threatened an officer’s children says her son’s got a “frying pan...
Published on November 5, 2018 - Page 1
SOUTH CENTRE TWP. —A Florida man, high on pot and cocaine, drove his pickup head-on into another car on Route 11 near the Interstate 80 Lime Ridge...
Published on November 5, 2018 - Page 4
BERWICK — A Berwick man police say was driving with a broken brake light, was allegedly drunk. Mitchell Lee Huber, 48, 333 E. Fourth St., is...
Published on November 4, 2018 - Page 1
FISHING CREEK TWP. —A rural Orangeville woman stole and forged checks to “get back at” her landlord for trying to evict her, charges say. All told,...
Published on November 4, 2018 - Page 1
UNION TWP. — State Police are investigating the death of a 1-day-old child found dead inside a home near Shickshinny on Friday afternoon. The baby...
Published on November 4, 2018 - Page 3
BERWICK — A man found passed out behind the wheel of his pickup was drunk, police said. George Bankes, 63, 525 Warren St., was allegedly found by...
Published on November 3, 2018 - Page 4
BLOOMSBURG — An inmate concealed heroin and oxycodone in his mouth when taken to Columbia County Prison on a probation violation, Town Police allege...
Published on November 3, 2018 - Page 4
SCOTT TWP. — A rural Benton woman was charged with driving while impaired by methamphetamine when stopped for a vehicle registration here, arrest...
Published on November 2, 2018 - Page 1
MIDDLEBURG — A former milkman stole $7,400 from acquaintances by telling them he needed help paying his young son’s medical bills, State Police say...