×

Police Fire and Court

Drivers identified in Friday’s fiery crash near Muncy

MUNCY — The drivers involved in Friday’s fiery crash have been identified as Chester Swank, 33, of Muncy, who was driving a pickup truck, and Sherman Harden, 45, also of Muncy, who was operating a Ford Edge when their vehicles collided on the bridge over Muncy Creek on John Brady Drive ...

Man found dead Sunday after a one-vehicle crash has been identified

JERSEY SHORE — The driver who was found dead in his overturned pickup truck in a ditch along Spook Hollow Road just before 9 a.m. Sunday has been identified as Reynold Snyder II, 67, of Linden, according to the Lycoming County Coroner’s Office. Snyder lived a quarter mile north of the ...

18 sentenced for various crimes in court

The Lycoming County Court recently sentenced 18 people: State prison Bradley Paul Christman, 60, of Williamsport, three to six months and $1,225 fine for DUI, careless driving and driving without a license. County prison: Anthony J. Whitcraft, 36, of Danville, 65 days to six months and $800 ...

Felony charges lodged against Williamsport contractor

A local contractor faces two sets of charges, including felony offenses for failing to complete a renovation project at an Old Lycoming Township, according to court records filed by township police at the office of District Judge William Solomon. Albert Zeitler, 36, of 819 Park Ave., who ...

Five face drug charges in district court

Cadence Coleman, 26, of 508 Washington Ave., Jersey Shore, has been charged with possession of controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia for allegedly having 58 grams of methamphetamines as well as an undisclosed amount of marijuana on Route 220 in Porter Township about 2:30 ...

Williamsport mother faces charges after baby found abandoned

The stench inside the trash-strewn home at 604 Maple St. was so horrendous, a city police officer climbing a stairway to the second floor struggled not to be sick to his stomach, according to an affidavit. “The odor coming from the bathroom was so offensive that I was physically restraining ...