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5 charged with various crimes in Tioga

TIOGA — Three people either have appeared or will appear before district judges to face various charges in Tioga County. They are: • Billy E. Partington, 34, 144 Main St., Trout Run, faces charges of disorderly conduct and criminal trespass when he refused to leave the residence of Taylor ...

9 people sentenced in Tioga County

WELLSBORO — Nine individuals recently were sentenced by Tioga County Court. Sentenced to County Prison were: • Shawn S. Hurd, 20, of Tioga, 257 days for disorderly conduct. • Dustin F. Losinger, 22, of Wellsboro, 46 days to six months for disorderly conduct. • Justin Webster, 23, ...

Minor crash involves 2 vehicles in city

Both drivers escaped injury when these vehicles collided at East Fourth and Mulberry streets about 10:40 a.m. Tuesday, according to city police. City firefighters also responded to the scene. The drivers’ identities were not available Tuesday night.

Local crash victims identified

State police released the identities of the two men who were injured in the two-vehicle crash that occurred on Interstate 180 West, one mile west of the Lycoming Mall, about 4:30 p.m. Saturday. Police said a pickup truck driven by Dustin Wells, 34, of Morehead, Kentucky, slammed into the back ...

7 people charged with various crimes

Seven people have been charged with various criminal offenses, according to court records. Those charged and the police departments involved were: • Larry L. Thomas Jr., 24, of 410 Anthony St., along with Noah P. Walker, 19, and Corey Williams, 28, both of Philadelphia; city police; ...

Man killed, woman injured in collision with tree

MANSFIELD — An elderly man was killed and a woman riding in his Lincoln Towncar was injured when their car went off the road and struck three trees on Tanglewood Road in Ward Township about 7:30 p.m. Friday, state police said. James H. Hall, 82, of Mansfield, was pronounced dead at the ...

2 unrelated shootings reported on same street in Williamsport

City police rushed to the 600 block of Center Street about 1 a.m. Tuesday after a 28-year-old man called 911 to report that someone had fired gunshots at him, according to Agent Jason Bolt. The man was not injured, and investigators still were trying to determine if the man’s claim of being ...

Man charged with 4 bomb threats, company loses $1M

WELLSBORO — A local trucking company employee racked up $1 million in financial loss for the company after he made multiple bogus bomb threats, causing the facility to be evacuated four times. Brandon Lee Andrews, 30, of 13 Charleston St., Apartment C, faces four counts each of terroristic ...

16 charged with crimes in county

Sixteen people have been charged with various criminal offenses, according to court records. Those charged and the police departments involved were: • Richonne A. Johnson, 29, of 963 Market St.; city police; simple assault for allegedly striking a juvenile family member with a leather belt ...

3 charged with DUI in Tioga County

TIOGA — Three motorists recently have been charged with driving under the influence of intoxicants or controlled substances, according to court records. Those charged and the police departments involved were: • Jerome W. Hodder II, 29, Blossburg, Blossburg police on April 27. Hodder also ...

7 face various charges in Tioga County

TIOGA — Seven people either have appeared or will appear before district judges to face various charges in Tioga County. They are: • Kaynen Roy Arrendondo, 23, 30 Blacktop Lane No. 78, Mansfield, faces charges of possession of a small amount of marijuana, possession of drug paraphernalia, ...

Countywide police activities

Following are complaints handled by police agencies in Lycoming County, as provided by the county Emergency Communications Center: TUESDAY 12:24 a.m., shoplifter, 2300 block of West Fourth Street, Williamsport. 12:32 a.m., theft, 1100 block of Route 184, Cogan House Township. 1:35 a.m., ...

28 sentenced in county

Twenty-eight individuals recently were sentenced at the Lycoming County Courthouse, according to court documents. One was sentenced to state prison. He is: • Conrad W. Carpenter II, 54, 657 Krouse Ave., 48 to 96 months with credit for 560 days served and 24 months of probation for sexual ...

15 people charged

Fifteen people have been charged with various criminal offenses, according to court records. Those charged and the police departments involved were: • Linda Jean Street, 43, of 2206 Spring Garden St.; Old Lycoming Township police; felony shoplifting after she was caught allegedly trying to ...

Police drop charges against 4 people

Charges of simple assault and harassment were withdrawn against Jonathan L. Weaver, 22, of 1439 Locust St., Jersey Shore, after the alleged victim in the case declined to testify, according to Tiadaghton Valley Regional police. Weaver was arrested for allegedly assaulting his father, Laurence ...

Trout Run crash injures 2

Police responded to the scene of a collision at the 200 block of Route 14 in Trout Run on Monday. The driver of the Kia sedan, above, turned left onto the street and failed to see an oncoming Nissan Xterra that struck the back end of the Kia, according to state Trooper Nathan Birth. The Kia ...

5 charged with various crimes in county

Five people have been charged with various criminal offenses, according to court records. Those charged and the police departments involved were: • Donald A. Donato, 42, 1414 E. Third St.; state police; strangulation, harassment and two charges of simple assault for strangling and then ...

Police: Mother staged son’s DUI

WEST MILTON (AP) — Police say Christy Gower, 38, of West Milton, staged her son’s DUI in February. Troopers say Gower told police she put her son, John Houtz, 20, of West Milton, behind the wheel, according to WNEP-TV. She then called state police and said he was high on synthetic ...

1 injured after 2 trucks collide on Route 87

The driver of this pickup truck suffered minor injuries when his vehicle and another pickup collided on Route 87, just north of Dunwoody Road, in Plunketts Creek Township about 4:30 p.m. Saturday, state police said. He was taken by ambulance to the UPMC Susquehanna Williamsport Regional Medical ...

Motorcyclist, boy, 7, hurt in separate crashes

Wiilliam Rockwell, 50, of 2431 Riverside Drive, DuBoistown, was treated at UPMC Susquehanna Williamsport Regional Medical Center for injuries he suffered when his motorcycle and a pickup truck driven by Timothy McCulley, of 1835 Fairlawn Ave., Cogan Station, collided in the 2000 block of ...