Police, Fire & Court

2 energy companies charged with polluting stream

ENGLISH CENTER — Misdemeanor charges have been filed against Texas-based Anadarko E&P Onshore and a second company, Oil States Energy Services, of Clearfield, for allegedly polluting Little Pine Creek and a tributary of Bonnell Run in Pine Township, according to the state attorney ...

Couple captured

An Old Lycoming Township couple who allegedly fled the area illegally earlier this month with their two minor children have been apprehended in New York state, and no harm was done to the children, township police confirmed. Jeremiah Weed, and his wife, Jasmine, are awaiting extradition from ...

Girl, 11, hurt when thrown from ATV

An 11-year-old girl suffered severe leg injuries when she was thrown from an all-terrain vehicle she was operating on her family’s property in the 1100 block of McGill Hollow Road in Woodward Township about 1 p.m. Sunday, according to township fire officials. The girl was taken to an area ...

Police: 4 teens shot

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Police say four teenagers were injured by gunfire in west Philadelphia. Officers were called to the area at about 9:15 p.m. Saturday and found a 16-year-old youth shot in the foot and a 15-year-old youth shot in the thigh. Nearby they found two other 16-year-old youths, ...

Countywide police activities

Following are complaints handled by police agencies in Lycoming County, as provided by the county Emergency Communications Center: Friday 1:41 a.m., disturbance, 400 block of Allegheny Street, Jersey Shore. 2:41 a.m., disturbance, 1200 block of West Fourth Street, Williamsport. 8:03 ...

Jeremiah Weed

Couple sought for allegedly taking kids from legal custody

Authorities are asking the public’s help in finding the whereabouts of an Old Lycoming Township couple who are believed to have fled the area with their two small children after failing to return them to a relative who has legal custody of the minors. Jeremiah Weed, 30, and his wife, ...

10 sentenced recently in Lycoming County Court

Ten individuals recently were sentenced at the Lycoming County Courthouse, according to court documents. Four were sentenced to state prison. They are: • Harry T. Walker, 29, 1138 Isabella St., 24 to 48 months with credit for time served for delivery of a controlled substance. • Ryan ...

Countywide police activities

Following are complaints handled by police agencies in Lycoming County, as provided by the county Emergency Communications Center: WEDNESDAY 3:34 a.m., disturbance, 700 block of High Street, Williamsport. 8:37 a.m., disturbance, 700 block of Arch Street, Williamsport. 8:49 a.m., ...

Man charged with DUI after driving to barracks

An Armstrong Township man faces a charge of driving under the influence of intoxicants after he allegedly drove drunk to the state police barracks in Montoursville, according to court records. Charles F. Kreamer went to barracks on Cherry Street on the night of Jan. 18 to report an incident ...

Man who overdosed jailed on warrant from another incident

One of the men who recovered from a heroin overdose late Tuesday afternoon in the first block Maynard Street ended up in jail after city police determined there was a warrant for his arrest stemming from another drug incident in mid-July. Upon being discharged from the UPMC Susquehanna ...

Tioga County Police & Courts

10 sentenced in Tioga County Court WELLSBORO — Ten people recently were sentenced in Tioga County Court. Sentenced to state prison was: • Kyle K. Joines, 30, of Wellsboro, 48 to 120 months and $1,637 restitution for burglary and theft. Sentenced to probation were: • ...

2 Tioga County men charged with growing pot, endangering child

COVINGTON — Two Tioga County men were charged Feb. 7 with growing and possessing 109 marijuana plants in their home where a 5-year-old lives, according to the state police at Mansfield. James Seth Burrous, 42, and Zack Thomas Boyer, 32, both of 1030 N. Williamson Road, Covington, had three ...

Countywide police activities

Following are complaints handled by police agencies in Lycoming County, as provided by the county Emergency Communications Center: TUESDAY 2:36 a.m., disturbance, 1000 block of Loyalsock Avenue, Montoursville. 8:49 a.m., reckless driver, 6700 block of Route 118, Franklin ...

State prison for Philly man who had 230 bags of heroin ready to sell

A man sentenced to state prison Tuesday who was caught with over 200 bags of heroin could face even more time with three other unresolved drug cases. Tyree Burns, 22, of Philadelphia, was found with 230 bags of heroin and 35 bags of marijuana at High and Elmira streets on July 30, according ...

Woman sentenced to 1 1/2 years for part in heroin ring

A 28-year-old woman from Philadelphia was sentenced 18 months in federal prison Tuesday for her part in a conspiracy to distribute heroin in Williamsport and the region. Latia Gilliland, 28, whose last known address was Renovo, was the girlfriend of Larry Eason, 36, of New York City, who ...

16 face drug charges

Sixteen people have been charged with various drug offenses. Those charged and the police departments involved were: • Darnell Harold Kellam, 33, of Philadelphia; city police; possession with intent to deliver three bags of heroin, receiving stolen property and numerous felony firearm ...

Countywide police activities

Following are complaints handled by police agencies in Lycoming County, as provided by the county Emergency Communications Center: MONDAY 12:10 a.m., disturbance, 600 block of West Fourth Street, Williamsport. 7:04 a.m., criminal mischief, 500 block of Cherry Street, ...

Countywide police activities

Following are complaints handled by police agencies in Lycoming County, as provided by the county Emergency Communications Center: SUNDAY 12:06 a.m., harassment by communications, 1900 block of Route 287, Mifflin Township. 12:09 a.m., domestic disturbance, 1900 block of Blaine ...

Man jailed, woman hurt in knife attack

A Watsontown woman is in serious condition at Geisinger Medical Center in Danville after being stabbed a number of times by a man in her Northumberland County home early Sunday morning. Randy Leroy Kyle Beamer, 27, of Allenwood, was arrested by state police following the attack. Police ...

City man charged with stealing guns

A Williamsport man was charged with stealing firearms from a gun store in Muncy earlier this month. The Philadelphia Field Division, Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives reported that Samuel Bozochovic, 36, broke into the R&J Welch LLC gun store Feb. 8 and stole 11 ...