Police, Fire & Court

16 people are charged with various offenses by area police

Sixteen people have been charged with various criminal offenses, according to court records. Those charged and the police departments involved were: • Luke J. Womer, 24, of 230 Larryville Road, Jersey Shore; Tiadaghton Valley Regional police; recklessly endangering, driving under the ...

Countywide police activity

Following are complaints handled by police agencies in Lycoming County, as provided by the county Emergency Communications Center: FRIDAY 12:50 a.m., trespass, 2800 block of Heshbon Road, Loyalsock Township. 1:18 a.m., disturbance, 600 block of South Broad Street, Portage Township. 1:30 ...

Police charge 20 people with various drug crimes

Twenty people have been charged with various drug offenses, according to court records. Those charged and the police departments involved were: • Carland Altrone Handy, 35, of 1722 Memorial Ave.; state police; possession with intent to deliver more than 140 bags of heroin and related ...

22 accused of DUI, according to police

Twenty-two motorists have been charged with driving under the influence of intoxicants or controlled substances. Those charged and the police departments involved were: • Robert Larue Hamilton, 45, of 29 Grimesville Road; Old Lycoming Township police in front of his home on Feb. 19. • ...

Man sentenced in stabbing

A young Williamsport man was sentenced Friday for stabbing his ex-girlfriend’s boyfriend with the same knife that was forced into his back moments before. Jawan Sharone Robinson, 22, of 927 Arch St., pleaded guilty to simple assault and defiant trespass before being sentenced to serve seven ...

Mansfield man allegedly tries to strangle woman

MANSFIELD — Michael David Post Jr., 27, of 48 Route 549 Lot 9, Mansfield, was arrested on multiple counts of simple assault, harassment and other charges for allegedly choking victim Barbara Ann Shoemaker on March 7 at her home. Post entered the woman’s home without her permission, ...

Aggressive-driving enforcement initiative gets local assist

Local police will join the state police and over 206 municipal agencies to conduct the second targeted aggressive-driving enforcement wave through April 30 to reduce the number of aggressive-driving related crashes, injuries and deaths on roadways, according to a news release. Any aggressive ...

Countywide police activities

Following are complaints handled by police agencies in Lycoming County, as provided by the county Emergency Communications Center: THURSDAY 12:24 a.m., home invasion, 100 block of Sixth Street, Williamsport. 2:44 a.m., domestic disturbance, 200 block of Palmer Hill Road, Loyalsock ...

Woman charged with selling food stamps for drug money

WILLIAMSPORT (AP) — A Pennsylvania woman is facing charges that she sold food stamps for heroin, after she tried to sell the food stamps online for cash. Lycoming County authorities filed charges this week against 37-year-old Tanya Keenan-Mack. Court records show Keenan-Mack is in jail ...

36 sentenced in Lycoming County Court

Thirty-six individuals recently were sentenced at the Lycoming County Courthouse, according to court documents. Three were sentenced to state prison. They are: • Heather A. Cioffi, 44, 1423 Park Ave., 12 to 36 months with credit for time served for robbery. • Cody L. Campbell, 35, ...

10 face various charges in Tioga County

MANSFIELD — There were 10 people charged with a variety of crimes in Tioga County. Those charged and the police departments involved were: • Ty Rae Lorenzen, 38, of Wyoming; Wellsboro Police Department; two counts of driving under the influence as well as operating a vehicle with broken ...

Countywide police activities

Following are complaints handled by police agencies in Lycoming County, as provided by the county Emergency Communications Center: WEDNESDAY 8:53 a.m., criminal mischief, 900 block of Broad Street, Montoursville. 9:21 a.m., reckless driver, 400 block of Wilson Street, Jersey Shore. 10:07 ...

6 charged with variety of criminal offenses

Six people have been charged with various criminal offenses. Those charged and the police departments involved were: • Chasity Shana Carver, 24, no address; felony shoplifting after she was caught allegedly trying to steal $31 worth of merchandise from Wegmans, 201 William St., on March 13; ...

9 people sentenced in Tioga County Court

WELLSBORO — Nine individuals recently were sentenced in Tioga County Court. Sentenced to the county jail were: • Justin M. Schaar, 30, of Sabinsville, 89 days to 24 months minus a day for theft. • Michelle L. Johnson, 36, of Wellsboro, 90 days to 12 months for criminal mischief and ...

Police: Woman slipped pill to county inmate

A Lewisburg woman sneaked a pain pill to Lycoming County Pre-release Center inmate Jason Fink by passing it off to him in a kiss while visiting him the Loyalsock Township prison facility, according to county Detective Michael Simpler. Erin Lea Ohandley, 36, passed the controlled substance to ...

Countywide police activities

Following are complaints handled by police agencies in Lycoming County, as provided by the county Emergency Communications Center: TUESDAY 3:21 a.m., domestic disturbance, 1000 block of Dewey Avenue, Williamsport. 8:36 a.m., criminal mischief, 10 block of Brandon Place, ...

9 people face various criminal charges

Nine people have been charged with various offenses, according to court records. Those charged and the police departments involved were: • Christopher Allen Thomas Sr., 22, of 440 Germania St.; state police; contempt for alleged violation of protection from abuse order by sending text ...

11 people face DUI-related charges

Eleven motorists have been charged with driving under the influence of intoxicants or controlled substances. Those charged and the police departments involved were: • Joshua Gerald Hicks, 27, of 214 Hemlock Hill Road, Montgomery; Montgomery police at Second and Montgomery streets on Feb. ...

9 charged with assorted offenses

Nine people have been charged with various offenses. Those charged and the police departments involved were: • Daniel Charles Barry, 62, of 1352 Cottage Ave., Cogan Station; Old Lycoming Township police; resisting arrest, disorderly conduct and possession of drug paraphernalia in the 1900 ...

Countywide police activities

Following are complaints handled by police agencies in Lycoming County, as provided by the county Emergency Communications Center: MONDAY 2:16 a.m., domestic disturbance, 1700 block of Randall Circle, Loyalsock Township. 9:02 a.m., identity theft, 600 block of Wilson Street, ...