Courts/Police
Photo: N/A, License: N/A Harassment STONINGTON - A 16 year-old Shamokin male is charged with harassment. State police at Stonington said the teen grabbed a 48-year-old woman by the arm inside an East Cameron Township residence Tuesday. The Northumberland County Mental Health Dep (read more)
Syringes found SHAMOKIN - A pile of more than 25 syringes were found outside the front entrance of The News-Item, 707 N. Rock St., at 1:11 a.m. Thursday, according to police. Cpl. Bryan Primerano said a man walking by, Dylan Purcell, of 12 S. Vine St., S (read more)
Harassment MOUNT CARMEL - Sean M. Percy Jr., 18, of 104 N. Beech St., Mount Carmel, was cited by Patrolman Jason Drumheller for harassment for allegedly having inappropriate physical contact with a 14-year-old female at 10 p.m. Feb. 10 at the victim's re (read more)
False reports MOUNT CARMEL TOWNSHIP - A couple involved in a Jan. 30 two-vehicle accident at the "S" turn on Route 901 near Locust Gap have been charged by Patrolman Matthew Filarski with lying about who was driving one of the vehicles. Shane J. Geary, 3 (read more)
SUNBURY - Nine defendants, including six charged with driving under the influence of alcohol or a controlled substance, were sentenced Monday in Northumberland County Court. - Lisa Velazquez, 28, of Levittown, formerly of Mount Carmel, was sentenced by J (read more)
Disorderly conduct KULPMONT - Five individuals were cited for disorderly conduct following a disturbance in the 700 block of Scott Street at 11:57 p.m. Wednesday. Ashley McElhone, 20, Marc Tisdale, 28, and Suzanne Gross, 21, all of Kulpmont, Sabrinia Mal (read more)
Knife at school COAL TOWNSHIP - Charges were filed against a 16-year-old male student at Shamokin Area Middle/High School after he brought a knife onto school property Feb. 12. Township police said the male came to school at 7:50 a.m. that day a with a k (read more)
DUI COAL TOWNSHIP - Christopher Kern, 34, of 1435 Pulaski Ave., Coal Township, was charged by Patrolman Edward Purcell with two counts of driving under the influence of alcohol, driving under suspension, careless driving and overtaking a vehicle on the r (read more)