Police Fire and Court

Man charged with arson and child endangerment

MANSFIELD - Michael A. Campbell, 23, of 427 Troy St., Canton, was charged by state police with arson, endangering the welfare of children and criminal mischief after he allegedly lit a pile of discarded furniture on fire at 84 McCracken Road on Sept. 24.According to documents filed at District ...

Tioga County Police & Court

9 are sentenced in Tioga County CourtWELLSBORO - Nine people were sentenced in Tioga County Court on Monday. According to court documents, sentenced to county prison time was: Raymond E. Dugan Jr., 55, of Westfield, one to five years in jail for driving under the influence of intoxicants, ...

City police activities

Following are complaints handled by city police, as provided by the county Emergency Communications Center:TUESDAY1:07 a.m., criminal mischief, 1006 W. Fourth St.4:20 a.m., domestic disturbance, 434 Center St.7:16 a.m., fight, 1211 Baldwin St.10:48 a.m., domestic disturbance, 1663 Andrews ...

Drug dealers found guilty

Kadeem S. Alford, 23, of Williamsport, was found guilty of dealing heroin during a jury trial in Lycoming County Court Monday.Alford is charged with two counts of possession with the intent to deliver heroin, delivery of a controlled substance, criminal use of a communication facility and ...

City police activities

Following are complaints handled by city police, as provided by the county Emergency Communications Center:MONDAY1:29 a.m., domestic disturbance, 905 Park Ave.1:49 a.m., disturbance, 815 W. Fourth St.2:46 a.m., disturbance, 700 High St.10:45 a.m., holdup, 11 W. Church St.12:01 p.m., theft, 817 ...

Police are searching for missing teenager

State police are looking for a missing juvenile, a 15-year-old male from Woodward Township who did not return home after school on Thursday.Anyone with information regarding the missing teen is to contact the state police Montoursville barracks at 570-368-5700.

Lane closed on Route 220

There will be a lane closure due to pipe flushing work from today through the end of the week on Route 220, according to the state Department of Transportation.Today and Wednesday the northbound lane will be closed between Pine Run Road in Woodward Township and Martins Road in Piatt ...

City police activities

Following are complaints handled by city police, as provided by the county Emergency Communications Center:FRIDAY5:49 a.m., shoplifter, 201 William St.6:26 a.m., assault with injury, 600 block of Oliver Street8:11 a.m., loitering, 770 W. Fourth St.8:46 a.m., disturbance, 641 Second St.12:49 ...

Jersey Shore man jailed in altercation

A Jersey Shore man was charged following an altercation with a teenager in his home Thursday night.Police reported Jacob D. McCloud, 37, of 301 Locust St., was arrested for simple assault and harassment following the incident around 9 p.m.Police said McCloud grabbed the throat of a 17-year-old ...

City police activities

Following are complaints handled by city police, as provided by the county Emergency Communications Center:THURSDAY3:20 a.m., domestic disturbance, 859 Memorial Ave.2:07 p.m., disorderly conduct, 1969 W. Fourth St.2:43 p.m., theft, 2806 S. Reach Road.3:03 p.m., harassment, 2990 W. Fourth ...

Girl, accused testify in child rape trial

The jury trial for a man accused of raping a 6-year-old girl finished its first day in Lycoming County Court with key testimony Thursday from the girl and her alleged attacker, Chad M. Wilcox."He told me it was a top-secret secret," the girl said in a video-taped interview from March 5, 2012. ...

Body of man found in basement is identified

The man whose body was discovered in a room in the basement of a vacant city home at 509 High St. on Monday afternoon has been identified was 52-year-old Michael Middleton, Lycoming County Coroner Charles E. Kiessling Jr. said Thursday.Due to "some decomposition" of the body, dental records ...

14 people sentenced in Lycoming County Court

Fourteen individuals recently were sentenced in Lycoming County Court, according to court documents.Two were sentenced to state prison. They are: Jamel Boyer, 30, Philadelphia, nine to 25 months with credit for time served for possession with the intent to deliver heroin. Cody J. Jean, 24, ...

City police activities

Following are complaints handled by city police, as provided by the county Emergency Communications Center:WEDNESDAY12:47 a.m., DUI, 700 W. Edwin St.2:30 a.m., disturbance, 653 Hepburn St.3:54 a.m., shoplifter, 201 William St.5:31 a.m., shoplifter, 201 William St.10:20 a.m., identity theft, ...

Bike rider is injured

PHILIP A. HOLMES/Sun-GazetteCity firefighter Kevin Breen holds Daniel Berberich's head as Dana Bertin, an emergency medical technician, prepares to put Berberich on a back board after the 29-year-old city man was injured when his bicycle, at left, and the Jeep in the background collided in the ...

Cops: Man torched car

A Philadelphia man has been charged with allegedly setting fire to his ex-girlfriend's car on Third Avenue in late June, according to city police.Charged with felony arson and criminal mischief, Anton McCullough, 37, allegedly poured "a flammable liquid" and set fire to Sadeeka Harris' 2001 ...

Man charged with striking son with a bat

HUGHESVILLE - William W. Steckowich, 49, of 176 S. Second St., has been charged with simple assault and harassment for allegedly striking his son with a baseball bat at the family's home about 8:15 a.m. Jan. 14, according to borough police.Arraigned hours later, Steckowich remains behind bars ...

Tioga County Police & Court

Man charged with taking cash, failing to do house workWELLSBORO - Martin E. Gleason, 47, of 148 Straight Run Road, Gaines, was charged by borough police with theft by deception after he allegedly took money from a borough resident for a home-improvement project and then failed to do the ...

City police activities

Following are complaints handled by city police, as provided by the county Emergency Communications Center:TUESDAY12:15 p.m., disturbance, 2990 W. Fourth St.3:48 p.m., disturbance, 229 Eldred St.4:12 p.m., assault, 1296 Market St.4:35 p.m., domestic disturbance, 2500 Federal Ave.5:57 p.m., ...

Sex offender guilty of failure to register

William F. Winters IV, 44, of 321 Locust St., a convicted sex offender, was found guilty in Lycoming County Court Tuesday of failing to register his new address with police three days after moving.In 2008, Winters was convicted of possession of child pornography, classifying him as a Tier 1 sex ...