Courts/Police
Theft investigation KULPMONT - The Kulpmont Police Department is investigating a theft of $20,000 cash from a home at 1018 Scott St. Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 570-373-1522. Driving under suspension LOCUST GAP - Ronald W. (read more)
Guilty pleas SHAMOKIN - Two defendants entered guilty pleas earlier this week. Daren Albertson, 26, of 217 Third St., Ranshaw, pleaded guilty to possession of drug paraphernalia and was ordered by Magisterial District Judge John Gembic III to pay a $200 (read more)
Photo: N/A, License: N/A, Created: 2014:11:18 22:25:35 Crash at Walmart COAL TOWNSHIP - Five people were taken to Geisinger-Shamokin Area Community Hospital following a two-vehicle crash Tuesday at the entrance to Walmart Supercenter along Route 61. According to Coal Township police, Penny Lindenmuth, 51, of (read more)
Gas theft COAL TOWNSHIP - A Shamokin man faces theft charges for allegedly stealing $25 worth of gas from a local service station. According to court documents, Coal Township Police Officer Chad Yoder reported David Seger, 54, of 1026 E. Packer St., Sham (read more)
SUNBURY - Six defendants were sentenced Monday on various charges in Northumberland County Court. - Mark Melnick, 27, of Mount Carmel, was sentenced by President Judge William Wiest to one year of intermediate punishment with the first 30 days on house a (read more)
False alarms MONROE TOWNSHIP - The Budget Bakery, of 2558 N. Susquehanna Trail, Monroe Township, was cited by state police at Selinsgrove for having more than three false alarms at its establishment within a six-month period, the last one occurred at 7:1 (read more)
Marriage licenses Willie Mason Marsh Jr. to Susan E. Portzline, both of 124 W. Chestnut St., Shamokin. Issued Nov. 13. Samuel Jay Petersheim, of 361 Less Road, Lykens, to Verna K. Esch, of 184 Hidden Acres Lane, Dornsife. To be issued Nov. 17. Kenneth D. (read more)
Retail theft COAL TOWNSHIP - Whitney Bostian, 23, of 1013 N. Franklin St., Shamokin, is charged by Coal Township police with retail theft for under-ringing several products while going through the self-checkout line at Walmart Supercenter in Coal Townshi (read more)