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Countywide police activities

Following are complaints handled by police agencies in Lycoming County, as provided by the county Emergency Communications Center:SEPT. 1812:24 a.m., disorderly conduct, 1900 block of North Bald Eagle Alley, South Williamsport.12:25 a.m., reckless driver, 20 block of South Market Street, Muncy ...

Parents accused of letting toddler wander streets

A mother and father face charges after they allowed their toddler child to wander out of their apartment and go unsupervised on morning of May 29, according to Montoursville police.Michael Lee Kreger, 26, and Rebecca Lynn Jordun, 21, both have been charged with endangering the welfare of a ...

Police: Woman breaks house-arrest to shoplift

Vanesssa L. Weaver, convicted of felony shoplifting, was court-ordered on Aug. 23 to remain at her home, but two days later she left the house and went to Kohl's, on William Street in the city, where she was caught allegedly trying to steal merchandise, according to court records.Already ...

Assault charge withdrawn

With insufficient evidence to pursue the case, city police withdrew charges of simple assault and harassment against Robert J. Bausinger, 46, of 110 N. Broad St., Hughesville.The charges stemmed from an incident in which he was accused of pushing his wife, Kristen, through a glass door at 1664 ...

12 charged in court

Twelve people have been charged by area police with various offenses, according to court records. Those charged and the police departments involved were: Travis Lee Eiswerth, 28, of 141 Boak Ave., Hughesville; state police; theft and receiving stolen property for allegedly stealing $180 from a ...

Water damages apartments

Three tenants in the Center City Building, 47 W. Fourth St., have been temporarily displaced after a sprinkler in a fifth-floor apartment was activated just after 5 p.m. Thursday, sending water to all the floors below and causing three ceilings to collapse, city Deputy Fire Chief David Dymeck ...

Countywide police actiivies

Following are complaints handled by police agencies in Lycoming County, as provided by the county Emergency Communications Center:SEPT. 1612:21 a.m., drug activity, 1000 block of North Loyalsock Avenue, Montoursville.12:41 a.m., domestic disturbance, 400 block of Colvin Road, Old Lycoming ...

54 people are sentenced in Lycoming County Court

Fifty-four individuals recently were sentenced at the Lycoming County Courthouse, according to court documents.Two were sentenced to state prison. They are: Randell L. Peterson, 37, 326 Bridge St., 24 to 60 months with credit for time served for delivery of a controlled substance heroin. Eugene ...

Dryer fire draws responders to Muncy business

MUNCY - Volunteer firefighters from four communities responded to Keystone Filler and Manufacturing Co. at 214 Railroad St. about 5 p.m. Thursday when a large industrial dryer reportedly caught fire.Firefighters from Muncy Area, Hughesville, Picture Rocks and Montoursville worked together to ...

DEP worker charged over part-time job

A longtime employee of the state Department of Environmental Protection has been arrested on felony and misdemeanor charges for allegedly using a state-issued vehicle for personal purposes as well as falsifying documents that he submitted to his agency.The charges were filed by the state ...

Covington woman jailed after shotgun discharges in apartment

MANSFIELD - Janet M. Towne, 37, of 2312 N. Williamson Road, Covington, was jailed after she allegedly discharged a firearm inside an occupied structure at 2312 N. Williamson Road in Putnam Township on July 8.Towne was charged by state police with discharge of a firearm into an occupied ...

New Albany man is charged with the corruption of minors

TOWANDA - Stephen A. Garinger, 27, of New Albany, faces corruption of minors charges in connection with an incident that occurred in August.According to state police, on Sept. 20, charges were filed against Garinger after he allegedly had sex with a 16-year-old girl at a residence in Franklin ...

Tioga County Police & Court

3 sentenced in Tioga County CourtWELLSBORO - Three people were sentenced in Tioga County Court recently.According to court documents, sentenced to county jail time was: Ryan J. West, 24, of Wellsboro, 364 days to two years minus a day for forgery, 372 days credit for time served, one year ...

Man is charged in alleged stabbing

WELLSBORO - Eric S. Grabowski, 33, of 11575 Route 6, Wellsboro, was charged by state police after he allegedly stabbed his girlfriend in the leg during a domestic incident.According to documents filed at District Judge Rob Repard's office, Grabowski was charged with aggravated assault, simple ...

Countywide police activity report

Following are complaints handled by police agencies in Lycoming County, as provided by the county Emergency Communications Center:SEPT. 131:11 a.m., intoxicated peson, 800 block of Memorial Avenue, Williamsport.1:14 a.m., reckless driving, 23300 block of Interstate 180 East, Loyalsock ...

Alleged heroin dealer’s trial continues in federal court

A heroin addict testified Tuesday that she was supplied the narcotic by a man whose trial continues today in U.S. Middle District Court.The woman said she went to a "stash house" off Washington Boulevard, where she saw other women packaging heroin for sale on the streets.She also identified the ...

Man convicted in rock-toss that hurt teacher nears prison release

SMITHFIELD (AP) - A second man convicted in a rock-throwing episode on a Pennsylvania interstate that caused severe brain trauma to an Ohio teacher is set to be released from prison.The Daily Item reports 21-year-old Brett Lahr could leave a state prison in Smithfield Monday when he completes ...

Alleged heroin dealer’s trial moves to a third day today

A federal court jury trial began this week for a man accused of allegedly dealing heroin and cocaine from a Loyalsock Township residence in 2015.Antoine Paris Davis, 38 at the time of his arrest last summer, faces charges of conspiracy to distribute heroin and cocaine and possession with intent ...

Man accused of burglary, trading gun for pills

An Old Lycoming Township man has been jailed on charges of allegedly breaking into a neighbor's home earlier this year and stealing $5,000 as well as a handgun, according to township police.Sometime after the break-in, the accused burglar, Frank L. Girardi Jr., sold the gun to a known drug ...