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6 individuals are charged with various offenses

´Six people have been charged with various offenses, according to court records. Those charged and the police departments involved are: • Lejer Lawrence Webb, 37, of 634 Campbell St.; city police; aggravated assault, unlawful restraint and related offenses for allegedly putting a knife ...

Power outage planned for Wellsboro Electric

WELLSBORO — Wellsboro Electric customers will experience a power outage from 11 p.m. Dec. 7 until about 2 a.m. Dec. 8, the utility announced Monday. The systemwide outage was scheduled by its transmission supplier, Penelec, so that it can replace a faulty insulator on its system. Customers ...

Person suffers smoke inhalation in Hughesville fire

One civilian suffered smoke inhalation in a fire that broke out in this structure in the first block of South Main Street in Hughesville about 8:45 p.m. Monday. The person was taken by ambulance to the Muncy Valley Hospital. Flames and heavy smoke were pouring from the rear of the building when ...

11 people are charged with driving under influence of alcohol, substances

Eleven motorists have been charged with driving under the influence of intoxicants or controlled substances. Those charged and the police departments involved are: • Corie Marie Poche, 32, of Sunbury; state police following a crash in the 700 block of Northway Road in Loyalsock Township ...

Man pleads guilty to unsworn falsification

PENNSDALE — Ryan Nathaniel Miller, 31, of Danville, pleaded guilty last week to a Muncy Township charge of making unsworn falsification to authorities that was filed after he put down false information on a government form when he attempted to purchase a firearm at Gander Mountain, 66 Mall ...

Police: Stolen items land 3 men in jail

Three people have been charged with various offenses, according to court records. Those charged and the police departments involved were: • Jalil Donte Harris, 18, of 1835 Hazel Drive, and Shaiheem Ismil Short, of 722 Memorial Ave.; state police; receiving stolen property after they were ...

DUI charges filed against 9 motorists

Nine motorists have been charged with driving under the influence of intoxicants or controlled substances. Those charged and the police departments involved were: • Aaron K. Sidler, 27, of Danville; Muncy police in the 1600 block of John Brady Drive in Muncy Creek Township on ...

Man charged with molestation

Conard William Carpenter II, 52, of 657 Krouse Ave., has been charged with numerous offenses for allegedly molesting a female minor in a city home in mid-October, according to Chief County Detective William Weber. Following his arraignment Tuesday before District Judge William Solomon on ...

Countywide police activities

Following are complaints handled by police agencies in Lycoming County, as provided by the county Emergency Communications Center: THURSDAY 12:01 a.m., disturbance, 30 block of West Third Street, Williamsport. 12:02 a.m., disturbance, 4100 block of Route 87, Upper Fairfield ...

10 sentenced in Tioga County Court

WELLSBORO —  Ten people were sentenced in Tioga County Court recently. According to court documents, sentenced to county jail time were: • Vinton L. Heisey, 44, of Kinsers, 75 days to 23 months in for theft, credit for 75 days time served, $223 restitution, $50 fine. • Charles ...

4 charged in burglary in Tioga County

MANSFIELD — Four people were charged in connection with a burglary at a Roseville residence recently. According to documents filed at District Judge James Carlson’s office, Frank J. Hilzinger III, 36, of 426 Newtown Hill Road, Mansfield; Theodore M. Pannebaker, 25; and Chrystal M. Rolls, ...

Woman charged with selling drugs to police

WELLSBORO —  Althena L. Dibble, 32, of 825 Marsh Creek Road, Wellsboro, was charged by state police after she allegedly sold heroin to an undercover police officer Oct. 22. According to documents filed at District Judge Rob Repard’s office, Dibble was charged with possession with intent ...

6 people charged after Wellsboro meth lab bust

WELLSBORO —  Six people have been charged following a meth lab bust on Riberolle Street in the borough last Friday. According to documents filed at District Judge Rob Repard’s office, police were dispatched to the residence on Friday night after a Tioga County probation officer, who was ...

23 sentenced in Lycoming County Court

Twenty-three individuals recently were sentenced at the Lycoming County Courthouse, according to court documents. One was sentenced to state prison: • Terrance A. Stevenson, 30, 621 Lloyd St. Apt. 3, 48 to 96 months with credit for time served for delivery of a controlled ...

8 people face charges

Eight people have been charged with various offenses. Those charged and the police departments involved were: • Robert Ethan Williams, 39, Fourth and Rose streets; state police; theft by unlawful taking, receiving stolen property, unauthorized use of a motor vehicle, driving under ...

Countywide police activities

Following are complaints handled by police agencies in Lycoming County, as provided by the county Emergency Communications Center: TUESDAY 12:04 a.m., domestic disturbance, 400 block of Washington Boulevard, Williamsport. 12:59 p.m., hit and run, 2000 block of Boyd Street, ...

Uber driver allegedly made unwanted advances

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Police in the Pittsburgh suburbs say they’re investigating a woman’s claims that an Uber driver made unwanted sexual advances. Ross Township police say the woman reported the incident about 8:45 p.m. Tuesday. The woman says the driver started making advances while ...

Training exercise will be held today in Old Lycoming Township

A training exercise will be conducted between 8 a.m. and 1 p.m. today in Old Lycoming Township, just off of Grimesville Road and Helminiak Road. Residents should not be alarmed by the sight of extra emergency and police vehicles in the area, according to the Lycoming County District ...

Countywide police activities

Following are complaints handled by police agencies in Lycoming County, as provided by the county Emergency Communications Center: MONDAY 12:58 a.m., burglary, 300 block of Adams Street, Williamsport. 1:02 a.m., domestic disturbance, 200 block of North Broad Street, Jersey ...

Ex-state lawmaker Veon gets new trial in corruption case

HARRISBURG (AP) — A former high-ranking Democrat in the state House is being given a new trial on allegations he misused a nonprofit for his own benefit in a ruling that called the conviction a “criminalization of politics.” The state Supreme Court ruled Tuesday that a county judge ...