Police, Fire & Court

8 accused of drug-related crimes

Eight people have been charged with various drug offenses, according to court records. Those charged and the police departments involved were: • Robert James Harer, 34, of 1017 Park Ave.; city police; possession of suboxone without a prescription in the 400 block of Little League Boulevard ...

Judge throws out case for lack of evidence

Ruling there was insufficient evidence presented in the case, District Judge Allen P. Page III threw out a city police felony charge of intimidation of a witness against Miguel Wayne Knight, 38, of 405 High St. The charge stemmed from an incident in which police had alleged Knight ...

Countywide police activities

Following are complaints handled by police agencies in Lycoming County, as provided by the county Emergency Communications Center: SUNDAY 12:53 a.m., theft, 200 block of East Water Street, Hughesville Borough. 12:57 a.m., disturbance, 800 block of Memorial Avenue, Williamsport. 1:12 ...

Police: Motorist on drugs takes cops on 3-county chase

MONTGOMERY — A 37-year-old motorist has been locked up on 21 charges following a lengthy high-speed pursuit that spanned three counties and resulted in at least two cruisers being damaged, according to borough Patrolman Eric Winters. During the 26-mile chase, Joseph James Little ...

Countywide police activities

Following are complaints handled by police agencies in Lycoming County, as provided by the county Emergency Communications Center: FRIDAY 12:28 a.m., disturbance, 300 block of Allegheny Street, Jersey Shore. 1:16 a.m., disturbance, 1000 block of Vine Avenue, Williamsport. 4:54 a.m., ...

Countywide police activities

Following are complaints handled by police agencies in Lycoming County, as provided by the county Emergency Communications Center: THURSDAY 9:02 a.m., theft, 600 block of Thompson Street, Jersey Shore Borough. 12:49 p.m., harassment, 600 block of Campbell Street, Williamsport. 1:46 p.m., ...

County prison for man who pleaded guilty to hit-and-run crash

The man charged for driving away after hitting a motorcyclist with his vehicle at the intersection of Route 15 and Market Street in South Side last October was sentenced to county prison this week. Richard Earl Piger III pleaded guilty in Lycoming County Court to an accident involving injury ...

81-year-old jailed over threatening phone call

An 81-year-old retired college professor has been jailed on charges that he called the Donald E. Schick Elementary School on Four Mile Drive and allegedly threatened to “blow up the building with dynamite” according to court records filed by state Trooper Chad Daugherty. Lawrence Paul ...

12 sentenced in county court

Twelve individuals recently were sentenced at the Lycoming County Courthouse, according to court documents. Two were sentenced to state prison. They are: • Paul E. Whiteman, 48, state prison, three to six months for DUI. • Millard S. Beatty III, 30, state prison, seven to 24 months ...

Countywide police activities

Following are complaints handled by police agencies in Lycoming County, as provided by the county Emergency Communications Center: WEDNESDAY 12:23 a.m., intoxicated person, 300 block of Bridge Street, Williamsport. 12:28 a.m., reckless/intoxicated driver, 2900 block of Lycoming Mall Drive, ...

Countywide police activities

Following are complaints handled by police agencies in Lycoming County, as provided by the county Emergency Communications Center: WEDNESDAY 12:23 a.m., intoxicated person, 300 block of Bridge Street, Williamsport. 12:28 a.m., reckless/intoxicated driver, 2900 block of Lycoming Mall Drive, ...

9 accused of crimes

Nine people have been charged with various criminal offenses, according to court records. Those charged and the police departments involved were: • Corey Wayne Bradford, 27, of 784 Clarence Fry Road, Montoursville; state police; aggravated assault and related offenses for allegedly punching ...

16 people face drug charges

Sixteen people have been charged with various drug offenses. Those charged and the police departments involved were: • Michael R. Puch, 32, of 335 Allegheny St., Jersey Shore; Tiadaghton Valley Regional police; possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia at his home on Sept. 27; released ...

11 motorists accused of DUI

TIOGA — Eleven motorists have been recently charged with driving under the influence of intoxicants or controlled substances, according to court records. Those charged and the police departments involved were: • Austin Joseph Moore, 23, Arizona; Mansfield Borough police at West Wellsboro ...

2 sentenced in Tioga County

WELLSBORO — Two individuals recently were sentenced in Tioga County Court. Sentenced to county prison was: • Brandon L. Meise, 22, of Westfield, five days and a $300 fine for driving under the influence. Sentenced to probation was: • Matthew J. Kershner, 47, of Jersey Mills, six ...

Countywide police activities

Following are complaints handled by police agencies in Lycoming County, as provided by the county Emergency Communications Center: TUESDAY 1:28 a.m., criminal mischief, 1600 block of West Fourth Street, Williamsport. 7:35 a.m., hold up, 300 block of Market Street, Williamsport. 8:13 a.m., ...

Driver in critical condition

SALLADASBURG — Wade C. Putman, 56, of Westfield, the driver injured in Tuesday’s tanker truck crash at Route 287 and Dam Run Road in Mifflin Township, was reported in critical condition at Geisinger Medical Center in Danville, a hospital spokeswoman said Wednesday. State police said ...

Countywide police activities

Following are complaints handled by police agencies in Lycoming County, as provided by the county Emergency Communications Center: MONDAY 8:39 a.m., theft, 1900 block of Apple Street, Williamsport. 8:50 a.m., criminal mischief, 1200 block of Grove Street, Williamsport. 12:12 p.m., ...

9 face various charges in Lycoming County

Nine people have been charged with various criminal offenses. Those charged and the police departments involved were: • Graham N. Coy, 26, of Elverson; city police; three charges of DUI after testing positive for marijuana, Amphetamine and Alprazolam on West Fourth Street on May 7; released ...

Countywide police activities

Following are complaints handled by police agencies in Lycoming County, as provided by the county Emergency Communications Center: FRIDAY 2:52 a.m., criminal mischief, Germania and Penn streets, Williamsport. 3:15 a.m., disturbance, 2100 block of Riverside Drive, South Williamsport. ...