Police Fire and Court

Three-vehicle crash leaves one injured

A three-vehicle crash occurred at Fourth and Market streets about 5:40 p.m. Tuesday as the young driver of the Toyota Avalon at left was experiencing a medical emergency, city police said. The driver was heading north on Market Street when his car and the Ford Fusion at right collided, police ...

Two motorists killed in separate crashes

WATERVILLE – For the second time in three days, a motorist was killed in a crash on Little Pine Creek Road in Cummings Township, state police said Tuesday morning. Michael Conway, 40, of Dushore, died Sunday night at Geisinger Medical Center, Danville, while undergoing emergency surgery for ...

Head-on crash sends 3 to hospital

Three people were hurt – including a man who suffered serious head injuries – in a violent two-vehicle head-on collision Friday night in the 1600 block of Northway Road Extension in Loyalsock Township, according to state police. Andrew Watson, 31, of nearby Poco Farm Road, lost control of ...

One injured in single-car crash

Old Lycoming Township police and Hepburn Township volunteer firefighters responded to an accident in the 1700 block of Quaker Hill Road in Hepburn Township, where a car driven by Christopher Thomas, 24, of 3198 Northway Road, slammed into a tree about 4:20 p.m. Saturday. Thomas left the ...

Motorist crashes, dies early Friday

WATERVILLE – A 47-year-old man from western part of the state was killed early Friday morning in a single-vehicle crash on Little Pine Creek Road, about five miles north of here, according to state police. Brian Roberts, 47, of Carmichaels, Greene County, was pronounced dead at the scene ...

New public defender for Clinton County

LOCK HAVEN — Patrick Johnson will be stepping into the Clinton County Public Defender position recently vacanted by Thom Rosamilia. The Clinton County Board of Commissioners approved the hiring of Johnson on Thursday night, which will be effective March 12, 2019, at an annual salary of ...

Drug trafficking indictments include city suspect

A city man was among more than 17 indicted this week on charges of allegedly bringing drugs into central Pennsylvania from Puerto Rico. Ariel Diaz, 33, formerly of the 1500 block of Scott Street, was charged with one count of conspiracy to distribute and possess with intent to distribute more ...

Investigators study cause of barn fire

MONTGOMERY – A state police fire marshal will visit the ruins of a barn at John Shrimp’s farm on Cemetery Hill Road as the investigation into the cause of Thursday’s multiple-alarm blaze continues. The Clinton Township volunteer firefighter who was taken from the scene in an ...

Drug trafficking indictments include city suspect

A city man was among more than 17 indicted this week on charges of allegedly bringing drugs into central Pennsylvania from Puerto Rico. Ariel Diaz, 33, formerly of the 1500 block of Scott Street, was charged with one count of conspiracy to distribute and possess with intent to distribute more ...

Investigators study fire cause

MONTGOMERY – A state police fire marshal will visit the ruins of a barn at John Shrimp’s farm on Cemetery Hill Road as the investigation into the cause of Thursday’s multiple-alarm blaze continues. The Clinton Township volunteer firefighter who was taken from the scene in an ...

8 get probation in Lycoming County Court

Eight people were recently sentenced in Lycoming County Court. Eight were sentenced to probation. They were: • Hunter June, 20, of Liberty, 24 months for simple assault. • Rjay Jenious, 38, of Williamsport, six months, $200 fine, drug & alcohol assessment, and 25 hours community ...

2 sentenced in Tioga County

WELLSBORO —2 individuals recently were sentenced in Tioga County Court. Sentenced to intermediate punishment were: • Anibal Rodriquez, 40, of Blossburg, two years and a $100 fine for simple assault. • Jerome W. Hodder II, 30, of Blossburg, six months, $5,155 restitution and a $1,000 ...

Several treated for injuries suffered in recent accidents

Ashley Doudrick, 21, of Manchester, York County, was treated at Muncy Valley Hospital for injuries she suffered in an accident on Route 442 in Moreland Township last Wednesday, state police said. She was a passenger in a car driven by Bradley Knight, of Stillwater, when it crashed, police ...

Charges dropped in assault case after victim fails to show

After the alleged victim in the case failed to appear for a hearing, city police withdrew charges of simple assault and harassment against Dessere Myatt, 41, of 653 Hepburn St. The charges stemmed from Myatt allegedly biting Shamrock Bar employee, Zachary Yaw, at the business at 762 W. Fourth ...

Sixteen people charged in Lycoming

Sixteen people have been charged with various criminal offenses, according to court records. Those charged and the law enforcement agencies involved were: • Sheb Brown, 49, of Ralston; state police; simple assault and harassment for allegedly striking his wife, Molly Hebe, in the face in ...

Police: Drug raid leads to Avis woman’s arrest

AVIS — Early yesterday morning, officers from the Clinton County Drug Task Force executed a search warrant at 1 W. Central Ave., and then arrested Bobbie Kichman, 49, for possession of crystal methamphetamine and drug paraphernalia. Clinton County District Attorney David Strouse said a ...

Twenty-seven receive sentences

Twenty-six people were recently sentenced in Lycoming County Court. Three were sentenced to state prison. They are: • Latasha E. Depitte, 27, of Williamsport, 21 to 48 months and drug and alcohol assessment for possession with intent to deliver. • Christopher W. Levengood, 37, of ...

Motion to reduce sentence in fatal DUI rejected

CLEARFIELD — President Judge Fredric J. Ammerman rejected a motion from Gregory A. Millinder Jr., 33, of Madera for less prison time recently handed down for a fatal DUI crash. Last month, Millinder pleaded guilty to homicide by vehicle while DUI, aggravated assault by vehicle, both a ...

Judge denies bail in February shooting

A Harrisburg man, who sent police on a man hunt in mid-February, was arraigned Wednesday before Judge Christian Frey. He attempted to kill another man with a firearm at Sixth Avenue and High Street, city police allege. Ejuan Jamal Cosby, 21, who lived near Almond Street for a time, sat in ...

Five people charged

Five people have been charged with various criminal offenses, according to court records. Those charged and the law enforcement agencies involved were: • Quinton J. Wilson, 18, of 2104 Commings St.; city police; possession and disorderly conduct at the intersection of Campbell and West ...