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11 charged in Lycoming County

Eleven people have been charged by various police departments with crimes, according to court records. Those charged and the police departments involved were: • Keith Earl Ferguson, 23, of 1720 Randall Circle; the county’s Narcotics Enforcement Unit; possession with intent to deliver ...

5 face various 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: • Michael Benjamin Hewczuk Jr., 19, Honey Brook, faces charges of possession of drug paraphernalia and possession of a small amount of marijuana following an ...

4 sentenced in Tioga County

WELLSBORO — Four individuals recently were sentenced in Tioga County Court. Sentenced for probation were: • Billie Joe Gower, 41, of Troy, six months and a $25 fine for defiant trespass. • Donald E. Geneski, 62, of Wellsboro, six months and a $300 fine for driving under the ...

25 people sentenced in Lycoming County Court

Twenty-five individuals recently were sentenced at the Lycoming County Courthouse, according to court documents. Two were sentenced to state prison. They are: • Aaron E. Nance, 22, Selinsgrove, nine to 36 months with credit for time served for contraband and possession with intent to ...

Countywide police activities

Following are complaints handled by police agencies in Lycoming County, as provided by the county Emergency Communications Center: TUESDAY 3:53 a.m., disturbance, 2500 block of Federal Avenue, Williamsport. 8:50 a.m., theft, Susquehanna Street and Vine Avenue, Williamsport. 8:52 a.m., ...

Woman stabbed in city, police ask public for information

A woman in her 30s was recovering from injuries she suffered in an assault in the 700 block of West Third Street about 10:30 p.m. Monday, city police said. The victim was taken by ambulance to Geisinger Medical Center, Danville, to be treated for a four-inch laceration to the hand, a broken ...

18 people charged with various crimes in Lycoming County

Eighteen people have been charged by area police with various crimes. Those charged and the police departments involved were: • Jill Kathleen Moyer, 47, of 857 1/2 Park Ave; Old Lycoming Township police; misdemeanor shoplifting and possession of drug paraphernalia after she was caught ...

Countywide police activities

Following are complaints handled by police agencies in Lycoming County, as provided by the county Emergency Communications Center: MONDAY 9:59 a.m., trespasser, 900 block of Park Avenue, Williamsport. 12:52 p.m., trespasser, 900 block of Vine Avenue, Williamsport. 1:09 p.m., criminal ...

Woman admits to disorderly conduct charge

JERSEY SHORE — In a plea agreement before District Judge Jerry C. Lepley, Erin Ellaine Wall, 39, of 138 Hemlock Lane, Cogan Station, pleaded guilty on March 28 to a summary offense of disorderly conduct and was sentenced to two days in the Lycoming County Prison. However, Wall, who ...

13 people charged by local law enforcement

Thirteen people have been charged by area police with various criminal offenses, according to court records. Those charged and the police departments involved were: • Trina Marie Horn, 38, of 2262 Route 287, Jersey Shore; state police; terroristic threats, simple assault and harassment for ...

Flames engulf shed in Clinton Township

PHOTO PROVIDED Flames engulfed an old abandoned shed at the rear of 826 Pinchtown Road in Clinton Township shortly after 5 p.m. Saturday. The property owner said the shed was being dismantled into “small pieces that were tossed onto a burn pile about 20 feet from the structure,” township ...

4-vehicle crash in city injures 1

PHOTO PROVIDED No one was seriously injured in this crash that occurred Wednesday afternoon and involved a total of four vehicles, including a Ford van and a Dodge Durango that were parked in the lot of the Hillside Senior Living Community at 2725 Four Mile Drive. State police said a stopped ...

US Marshals: Texas man nabbed, sexually assaulted minor

A Texas man was taken into custody in Old Lycoming Township Friday morning on a felony charge of sexual assault on a child, according to the U.S. Marshals Service. Javier Acevedo, 43, of Sonora, was nabbed without incident by a task force in the 2800 block of Lycoming Creek Road about 9:30 ...

5 brush fires hit county

Several small brush fires throughout the county kept volunteer firefighters on the move Friday. Hughesville and Pennsdale volunteers responded to 1688 Heidi Grey Road in Wolf Township to douse a fire that came within 40 feet of a garage about 1230 p.m. Clinton Township firefighters ...

9 people charged in county

Nine people have been charged with various criminal offenses, according to court records. Those charged and the police departments involved were: • Jerry E. Phieseis, 35, of 2679 Riverside Drive, DuBoistown; DuBoistown police; simple assault and endangering the welfare of children for ...

Countywide police activities

Following are complaints handled by police agencies in Lycoming County, as provided by the county Emergency Communications Center: THURSDAY 12:34 a.m., fight, 700 block of Arch Street, Williamsport. 12:35 a.m., disturbance, 2300 block of West Fourth Street, Williamsport. 8:15 a.m., ...

Woman accused of stealing from disabled siblings

A Tioga County woman surrendered this week to Old Lycoming Township police to face felony charges for allegedly stealing more than $8,000 from two siblings while she served as their court-appointed guardian. Stacey Merrill, 46, of Lawrenceville, is accused of taking the money from the bank ...

36 sentenced in Lycoming County Court

Thirty-six individuals recently were sentenced at the Lycoming County Courthouse, according to court documents. Three were sentenced to state prison. They are: • Kiam L. Alford, 21, Lycoming County Prison, 3 1/2 to seven years with credit for time served for possession with intent to ...

UTV driver charged with DUI in February crash, 3 injured

PENNSDALE — When motorist Brian Michael Reeder turned into the Sunoco station on Lycoming Mall Drive on the night of Feb. 27, overturning the utility-terrain vehicle he was operating, the 21-year-old man had a blood-alcohol content level of 0.21, according to state police. Reeder admitted ...

2 men charged with hosting underage drinking party in Muncy

MUNCY — Criminal charges have been filed against two men after state troopers interrupted an underage drinking party last month on Chippewa Road in Muncy Creek Township. Jacob C. Sutton, 24, of Turbotville, faces multiple charges, including eight counts of endangering the welfare of ...