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16 drivers are charged with DUI

Sixteen motorists have been charged with driving under the influence of intoxicants or controlled substances. Those charged and the police departments involved are: • Chad Allen Kitner, 40, Mill Hall; Tiadaghton Valley Regional police at Route 220 and Level Corners Road in Piatt Township ...

Man found guilty of drug-related charges

A city man was found guilty Wednesday of drug charges after police found a significant amount of marijuana and paraphernalia in his car after being pulled over in 2014. Shariff Ato Coleman, 22, was convicted of possession with intent to deliver, possession of a controlled substance and ...

Couple charged in home invasion

ELKLAND — Jeffrey S. Deitrick, 33, and Terra L. Deitrick, 34, both of 405 E. Main St., Elkland, were charged by state police with aggravated assault, robbery, theft, harassment, making terroristic threats, criminal trespass and criminal mischief following a home invasion in Tioga Township ...

4 charged in alleged drug deal gone bad

ELKLAND — Four people were charged after an alleged drug deal went bad in Elkland last month. According to documents filed at District Judge James Edgcomb’s office, Joseph F. Derenzo, 25, of 42 Depot St., Nelson, was charged by state police with aggravated assault and possession of a ...

Countywide police activities

Following are complaints handled by police agencies in Lycoming County, as provided by the county Emergency Communications Center: WEDNESDAY 3:14 a.m., criminal mischief, 2200 block of Fox Street, Old Lycoming Township. 9:34 a.m., domestic disturbance, 1000 block of Park Avenue, ...

Lawrenceville man charged with assault over X-Box game system

ELKLAND — Edward J. Cushing, 50, of 20 Cowanesque St., Lawrenceville, was charged by Lawrenceville borough police after he and another person got into an altercation over an X-Box. According to documents filed at District Judge James Edgcomb’s office, Cushing was charged with simple ...

2 to face charges in Elkland District Court

ELKLAND — Two people either have appeared or will appear before District Judge James Edgcomb to face various charges. • Edward S. Moon, 51, of 102 Highland Ave., Elkland, faces charges of criminal defiant trespass and disorderly conduct in connection with incidents Oct. 31, at the Ridge ...

Mansfield man charged following violent domestic incident

MANSFIELD — Michael D. Post Jr., 26, of 6 Sherwood St., was charged by borough police following a violent domestic incident at the residence Nov. 4. According to documents filed at District Judge James Carlson’s office, Post was charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon after ...

7 get sentences in Tioga County Court

WELLSBORO — Seven people were sentenced in Tioga County Court Monday. According to court documents, sentenced to jail time were: • Michael R. Tyler, 60, of Westfield, 30 days to 24 months in jail minus one day for defiant trespass, 72 days credit time served, no contact with Northern ...

4 accused of variety of crimes

Four people have been charged with various offenses, according to court records. Those charged and the police departments involved are: • Michelle Marie Outzen, 41, of 918 Cemetery St.; state police; felony shoplifting for allegedly stealing $18 worth of merchandise at Giant, 1969 E. ...

3 face charges in district court

WELLSBORO — Three people either have appeared or will appear before District Judge Rob Repard, Wellsboro, or District Judge James Carlson, Mansfield. • Danene M. Thomas, 51, of Hummelstown, faces charges of driving under the influence of intoxicants following a traffic stop by Mansfield ...

Countywide police activities

Following are complaints handled by police agencies in Lycoming County, as provided by the county Emergency Communications Center: TUESDAY 12:10 a.m., theft, 2000 block of East Third Street, Loyalsock Township. 6:03 a.m., theft, 900 block of Memorial Avenue, ...

Wellsboro restaurant damaged in smoky Monday morning fire

WELLSBORO — The Frog Hut Restaurant, 132 Tioga St., a popular ice cream and fast-food drive-in restaurant, sustained “heavy smoke damage” as the result of  a fire early Monday morning. Wellsboro Fire Chief Lonnie Campbell said the fire was called in by employees of the Nittany Minit ...

No charges to be filed in DuBoistown shooting

After consulting with the county’s District Attorney’s Office, DuBoistown police said no charges will be filed in connection with a July 26 shooting. The incident occurred in the 2700 block of Euclid Avenue. A family dispute sent a man in his 40s to the Williamsport Regional Medical ...

Man sentenced for stabbing in March

Jaleel M. Bell, 20, formerly of 936 High St., Williamsport, was sentenced to 11 to 24 months in the Lycoming County Prison on Tuesday by President Judge Nancy Butts for stabbing another man last spring. Bell previously pleaded guilty to aggravated assault, possession of a weapon, terroristic ...

Countywide police activities

Following are complaints handled by police agencies in Lycoming County, as provided by the county Emergency Communications Center: MONDAY 7:48 a.m., theft, 700 block of First Street, Williamsport. 8:18 a.m., reckless driver, 3700 block of Route 15, Clinton Township. 8:50 a.m., shots ...

2 recovering after Monday stabbing attack

Two men are recovering at Geisinger Medical Center in Danville from stab wounds they suffered during Monday night’s assault at the Penn Vale housing development in Loyalsock Township, state  police said. The assault, which occurred inside 1686 Randall Circle just after 8 p.m., was the ...

Local police agencies conduct aggressive-driving enforcement

Local law enforcement agencies will join the state police and over 205 municipal agencies to conduct an aggressive-driving enforcement effort that will continue through Nov. 20. Participating aggressive-driving enforcement police agencies in Lycoming County are Williamsport and Old Lycoming ...

4 charged with various offenses

Four people have been charged with various offense, according to court records. Those charged and the police departments involved are: • Michelle Marie Outzen, 41, of 918 Cemetery St.; state police; felony shoplifting for allegedly stealing $18 worth of merchandise at Giant, 1969 E. Third ...