Courts/Police
Crash COAL TOWNSHIP - Two people were injured in a two-car collision near Walmart SuperCenter on Route 61 just before 6 p.m. Thursday. According to Coal Township police, Kristen Hepler, 24, of Kulpmont, was traveling north through the intersection in a 2 (read more)
PFA, assault TREVORTON - A Trevorton man who allegedly threatened to burn down the house of a village woman after violating a protection from abuse order Tuesday night is behind bars today. Jessie O. Marshall, 47, of 722 W. Market St., was arraigned at 1 (read more)
Assault, harassment LYKENS - Autumn Marga Englehardt, 33, of Dalmatia, was charged with simple assault, harassment and disorderly by state police after she allegedly choked a 50-year-old woman from Dalmatia with her arm at 4:30 p.m. Sunday at a camping (read more)
ATV crash BURNSIDE - Tammy Mauser, 50, of Jonestown, suffered a lower left leg injury when her all-terrain vehicle rolled Sunday at the Anthracite Outdoor Adventure Area (AOAA). Coal Township police said Mauser was riding an Arctic Cat 450 shortly before (read more)
Theft, drug charges SHAMOKIN - Patrick E. Shinskie, 23, of 720 N. Franklin St., Shamokin, has been charged by Patrolman Scott Weaver with theft from a motor vehicle, loitering and prowling at night, possession of drug paraphernalia and criminal conspirac (read more)
Flag stolen KLINGERSTOWN - Connie Mae Wolfe, 59, of 512 Pumpkin Center Road, told state police at Stonington that someone stole an ornamental flag and a flag post from her home in Upper Mahanoy Township between 9 p.m. Sunday and 8 a.m. Monday. Trooper Ma (read more)
Code issue settled MOUNT CARMEL - A public nuisance charge filed by Police Chief Todd Owens against Edward W. Spielberger, 73, of 211 W. Cherry St., Shenandoah, was withdrawn Wednesday by the commonwealth at the office of Magisterial District Judge Hugh (read more)
DUI crash ELYSBURG - Joshua M. Emerick, 31, of Williamsport, was charged by Ralpho Township Patrolman Chris Dailey with two counts of driving under the influence of alcohol and one count of failure to drive in a single lane involving an April 27 one-vehi (read more)