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Police Fire and Court

Broken coil causes fire scare at school

A broken coil on a hot water heater at the Hepburn-Lycoming Primary School on Route 973 East created a moderate hazy condition in the west end of the building about 7:40 p.m. Tuesday. Firefighters were called initially to investigate a smoke alarm that was going off inside the school, according ...

Williamsport man faces theft charges

Daniel Lisboa, 38, of 1002 Walnut St., has been charged with theft and theft of lost or misplaced property involving a $1,000 cellphone that the owner, a juvenile, discovered missing on the evening of Feb. 11, according to an affidavit filed by Montoursville police. The charges were filed ...

Four charged with drug offenses in separate cases

While carrying a backpack and walking in the area of the 300 block of Bridge Street on the afternoon of May 10, Basil Stanley Williams began running and then stopped only to dispose of the backpack, hiding it under a flatbed trailer before he resumed walking, according to a city police ...

Williamsport man incarcerated on sexual-abuse charges involving a minor

Troy Bailey, 55, of 1234 Isabella St., has been locked up on charges of sexually molesting a minor and disseminating sexual material to the child, city police alleged in an affidavit. The alleged incidents occurred in 2019 in the 2100 block of West Third Street, according to a criminal ...

Two charged with DUI

When Stacey Lyn Stine pulled into the state police barracks on Cherry Street in Montoursville and parked her 2017 Chevrolet Sonic in the visitors’ parking lot about 5:15 p.m. on Aug. 6, it turned how the was impaired by two drugs that were found in her system, according to an ...

Loyalsock Township man charged with DUI

When a Montoursville police officer stopped a 2013 Ford Taurus driven by Daniel Leech for a vehicle code violation on Broad Street in the borough about 2:15 p.m. on Nov. 6, the 31-year-old showed several signs of being possibly impaired, including slurred speech as well as red and glassy eyes, ...