Police Fire and Court

Countywide police activities

Following are complaints handled by police agencies in Lycoming County, as provided by the county Emergency Communications Center: MONDAY 1:56 a.m., fight, 200 block of Walnut Street, Williamsport. 5:20 a.m., burglary, 300 block of Center Street, Williamsport. 7:28 a.m., trespasser, 200 ...

Car, tractor-trailer truck collide, 1 injured

Route 220 was closed in both directions after a car and a flatbed tractor-trailer truck collided just south of the Woodward Township Building in Lycoming County about 2 p.m. Monday. Firefighters from the township, Old Lycoming Township and Williamsport worked to extricate the male driver of the ...

Countywide police activities

Following are complaints handled by police agencies in Lycoming County, as provided by the county Emergency Communications Center: Friday 2:14 a.m., disturbance, 600 block of Washington Boulevard, Williamsport. 10:36 a.m., disorderly conduct, 200 block of North Pennsylvania Avenue, Jersey ...

Mayor: Montoursville students evacuated from school

Montoursville Area High School students reportedly were evacuated from the school early Friday afternoon following an unspecified threat. Montoursville Mayor Steve Bagwell confirmed that police were on the scene at 700 Mulberry St. to investigate. “Students were evacuated to a safe ...

City police union files labor complaints

The city Fraternal Order of Police Lodge 29 has filed two complaints against the city police administration with the state Labor Relations Board, city police administration said Friday. The first pertains to a conversation regarding a flex shift in which a police captain allegedly told the ...

Countywide police activities

Following are complaints handled by police agencies in Lycoming County, as provided by the county Emergency Communications Center: Thursday 12:00 a.m., disturbance, 200 block of College Avenue, Williamsport. 1:27 a.m., disturbance, 50 block of Penn Street, Montgomery Borough. 4:15 a.m., ...

9 charged with various crimes

Nine people have been charged with various crimes, according to court records. Those charged and the law enforcement agencies involved were: • Derreck Johnson, 31, of Harrisburg; two sets of possession with intent to deliver heroin and related offenses filed by the county’s Narcotics ...

3 injured in Interstate 180 crash

All three drivers were taken to area hospitals to be treated for injuries following this three-vehicle crash that occurred on the on-ramp to Interstate 180 West at the Pennsdale interchange about 4:40 p.m. Thursday, according to fire officials. State police said a woman driving the Kia Sportage ...

Report of shots fired in city, no injuries

There were no reports of injuries as a result of what was believed to be gunfire on the 1500 block of Northway Road in Loyalsock Township about 8:40 p.m. Wednesday, according to Trooper Rebecca Parker. Witnesses saw “two vehicles leaving the scene after the shots were heard,” Parker said ...

4 people charged in Lycoming County

Four people have been charged with various criminal offenses, according to court records. Those charged and the law enforcement agencies involved were: • Rasheem Johnson, 38, of 1507 High St.; (he goes by the street name “Grey Head”); the county’s Narcotics Enforcement Unit; ...

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: • Brett R. Reynolds, 24, Lycoming County Prison, 11 to 24 months for forgery. • Joseph E. Walter Jr., 41, State Correctional ...

Countywide police activities

Following are complaints handled by police agencies in Lycoming County, as provided by the county Emergency Communications Center: WEDNESDAY: 4:02 a.m., harassment, 200 block of Rose Street, Williamsport. 6:55 a.m., harassment, 1100 block of Isabella Street, Williamsport. 8:11 a.m., ...

4 people sentenced in Tioga County

WELLSBORO — Four individuals recently were sentenced in Tioga County Courts. They are as follows: Sentenced to state prison: • Cody Gross, 28, of Mansfield, three to 10 years, $1,095 restitution and a $1,500 fine for homicide by vehicle, reckless endangerment and driving under the ...

Judge rules in favor of rail authority in lawsuit

SUNBURY— Northumberland County Court recently dismissed a challenge by Reading, Blue Mountain & Northern Railroad to a request for proposal issued by the SEDA-Council of Governments Joint Rail Authority for a new railroad operating agreement for the authority’s rail lines, according to ...

9 area motorists charged with DUI

Nine motorists 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: • Penny Lou Wettlaufer, of 335 Allegheny St., Jersey Shore; Tiadaghton Valley Regional police; also ...

Men plead guilty to prostitution

In separate cases, two men pleaded guilty to a city police charge of prostitution, according to court records. The charge against Karl Argendorf, 65, of 401 W. Highland St., Avis, stemmed from an incident in the 1100 block of Park Ave. on Sept. 22. He made arrangements to pay $672 in fines ...

Countywide police activities

Following are complaints handled by police agencies in Lycoming County, as provided by the county Emergency Communications Center: TUESDAY 3:15 a.m., disturbance, 2000 block of Eckard Road, Hepburn Township. 7:55 a.m., hit and run, 1800 block of East Third Street, Loyalsock ...

16 people recently charged by police

Sixteen people have been charged with various criminal offenses, according to court records. Those charged and the law enforcement agencies involved were: • Waties Alston, 32, of 506 Louisa St.; city police; resisting arrest and disorderly conduct following an incident at Rural Avenue and ...

City woman injured in crash

A 20-year-old city woman driving this car was pinned in the wreckage for about 15 minutes after her vehicle and a utility work truck backing out of a driveway collided in the 3300 block of West Fourth Street about 5:30 a.m. Monday, city police said. After she was extricated from her car by city ...

Scams reported by state police

Several area residents have become victims of Internet and telephone scams amounting to the loss of several thousands of dollars, state police said. In an incident reported by police Monday, a 66-year-old Montoursville man had $8,700 stolen through fraudulent advertisements, police ...