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10 recently charged by police

Ten people have been charged with various criminal offenses. Those charged and the police departments involved were: • Shynnell Walker, 36, of 631 Campbell St.; and Levar Ballard, 29, of 763 W. Third St.; city police; Wallker charged with possession with intent to deliver heroin and ...

Man locked up after high speed chase spanning multiple counties

A 24-year-old intoxicated motorist was locked up on assault-related charges following a lengthy high-speed chase early Saturday morning that went through three counties, reached speeds in excess of 100 mph and resulted in damage to two state police cruisers, according to Montgomery ...

Man charged for alleged slaughter of deer at preserve

SALLADASBURG — On at least two occasions under nightfall, 40-year-old Cody Lee Short trespassed on the 800-acre Whitetail Mountain Lodge preserve, in Anthony Township, and shot to death 12 buck that he did not pay for, state Trooper Matthew Miller alleged this week in court documents. As a ...

5 charged by area law enforcement

Five people have been charged with various criminal offenses, according to court records. Those charged and the police departments involved: • Henry Johnson Jr., 25, of 2042 Chatham Park Drive; Old Lycoming Township police; strangulation, simple assault and related offenses for allegedly ...

17 recently sentenced in Lycoming County Court

Seventeen individuals recently were sentenced at the Lycoming County Courthouse, according to court documents. Six were sentenced to county prison. They are: • Brianna R. Follmer, 23, 12158 W. Route 973, Jersey Shore, 66 days to 12 months and 50 hours of community service for possession of ...

19 people charged for various crimes in Lycoming County

Nineteen people have been charged with various criminal offenses, according to court records. Those charged and the police departments involved were: • Duane Adams, 43, homeless; city police; aggravated and simple assault, recklessly endangering, possession of a controlled substance ...

7 charged in Lycoming County

Seven recently were charged in Lycoming County. The charges filed and police departments involved are: • David Alan Dyer, 48, 426 Rural Ave.; state police; corruption of a minor, indecent assault; spring 2013 in Fairfield Township; released on $25,000 supervised bail on the stipulation that ...

19 sentenced in Lycoming County Court

Nineteen individuals recently were sentenced at the Lycoming County Courthouse, according to court documents. Fourteen were sentenced to county prison. They are: • Herbert Brown, 62, Lycoming County Prison, three to six months with credit for time served for two charges of theft of a motor ...

Countywide police activities

Following are complaints handled by police agencies in Lycoming County, as provided by the county Emergency Communications Center: WEDNESDAY 9:35 a.m., theft, 200 block of Hepburn Street, Williamsport. 10:39 a.m., hold up, 700 block of High Street, Williamsport. 12:47 p.m., harassment, ...

10 charged in Lycoming County

Ten were recently charged in Lycoming County. The charges filed and police departments involved are: • Kimberly Ann-Victoria McCray, 25, 643 Campbell St.; Lycoming County District Attorney; possession with intent to deliver cocaine on June 1, 4 and 14, in the city; incarcerated in lieu of ...

2 charged in Tioga County

TIOGA — Two people recently were charged in Tioga County court. They are: • Gary Lynn Gerow, 30, of Blossburg; Blossburg police; terroristic threats, failure to carry proper vehicle insurance or registration and speeding Sunday for allegedly telling an officer during a traffic stop that ...

7 sentenced in Tioga County

WELLSBORO — Seven individuals recently were sentenced in Tioga County courts. They are as follows: Sentenced to county prison: • Jessica A. Bennett, 25, of Osceola, six months, $614 restitution and a $100 fine for forgery. Sentenced to intermediate punishment: • Leonard D. ...

Countywide police activities

Following are complaints handled by police agencies in Lycoming County, as provided by the county Emergency Communications Center: MONDAY 12:14 a.m., criminal mischief, 1300 block of Allegheny Street, Jersey Shore. 1:34 a.m., fight, 200 block of Ashler Manor Drive, Muncy. 3:35 a.m., ...

Early morning fire deemed electric

The Williamsport Bureau of Fire was called to a structure fire at Ed’s Market, 1200 Franklin St., around 1 a.m. Thursday. According to city Fire Chief Todd C. Heckman, smoke was pouring from the entire building including the Bilco doors leading to the basement. The chief noted the ...

18 sentenced in Lycoming County Court

Eighteen individuals recently were sentenced at the Lycoming County Courthouse, according to court documents. Two were sentenced to state prison. They are: • Joseph Weaver, 28, Lycoming County Prison, 24 to 48 months with credit for time served for possession with intent to deliver and ...

Forklift upset in Limestone Township

No one was injured when this large rough-terrain forklift toppled off of a trailer and overturned at routes 44 and 880 in Limestone Township about 7:30 a.m. Wednesday, according to Nippenose Valley Fire Chief Dean Miller. The forklift was secured with five chains on the trailer that was being ...

PHOTO PROVIDED No one was injured when this large rough-terrain forklift toppled off of a trailer and overturned at routes 44 and 880 in Limestone Township about 7:30 a.m. Wednesday, according to Nippenose Valley Fire Chief Dean Miller. The forklift was secured with five chains on the trailer that was being pulled by a dump truck. As the truck’s driver was turning off of Route 44 and onto Route 880, it was believed the forklift shifted, breaking one of the chains, Miller said, adding that this caused the four remaining supporting chains to give way. A heavy-duty tow truck was needed to upright the forklift and secure it back on the trailer, Miller said. Traffic was detoured around the intersection until 11:45 a..m., he added, The dump truck and forklift are owned by Robinson’s Concrete, of Linden, Miller said.

Flash flooding in the Williamsport area on Wednesday night overflowed small streams and creeks, overwhelmed storm sewer systems and inundated a few homes, including properties on Marlin Parkway and the 2500 block of Lincoln Drive in Loyalsock Township, according to reports. Water flooded ...

8 people charged with various crimes in Lycoming County

Eight people have been charged with various criminal offenses, according to court records. Those charged and police departments involved were: • Dalasia Hamilton-English, 28, of 256 Allegheny St., Jersey Shore; receiving stolen property, possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia in the ...

9 people face DUI charges in Tioga County

TIOGA — Nine motorists recently were charged with driving under the influence of intoxicants or controlled substances, according to court records. Those charged and the police departments involved were: • Zachary R. Zimmers, 27, 48 Route 549, Lot 17, Mansfield, Wellsboro police on June ...

5 people face charges in Tioga County

TIOGA —Five people either have appeared or will appear before district judges to face various charges in Tioga County. They are: • Anibal Rodriquez, 40, 130 Carpenter St., Blossburg, faces charges of simple assault, recklessly endangering and harassment stemming from an incident at his ...