Police, court and fires

Brininger waives hearing on corruption, assault

LOCK HAVEN - Jeremy Brininger, 29, of Mill Hall, waived the right to a preliminary hearing this week on charges that he indecently assaulted an 8-year-old between November and January at a Mill Hall residence.He remains in the Clinton County Correctional Facility in default of $50,000 bail ...

Police news — Wednesday, Aug. 26

Life Flighted for injuriesBELLEFONTE - A 17-year-old boy from Bellefonte was Life Flighted to UPMC Altoona for treatment of moderate to severe injuries to his head and back following an accident on Interstate 99, Benner Township, about 4:10 a.m. Tuesday, Tpr. J.R. Pollick of the state police at ...

Police News – Monday, Aug. 24

False reportsWILLIAMSPORT - Tracy Alan Worden, 41, of Lick Run Road, reported to state police at Montoursville that his Ford F-250 had been stolen from his residence and crashed on Pine Mountain Road in Wayne Township sometime between 10 p.m. Aug. 14 and 7:15 a.m. Aug. 15, according to police ...

Casey Anthony prosecutor: No crime on website

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - The prosecutor who gained national attention as a key player in the unsuccessful murder prosecution of Casey Anthony said Sunday that he committed no crime and never followed through with an affair on the cheating website, Ashley Madison.Jeff Ashton, the State Attorney for ...

Police news — Saturday, Aug. 22

Criminal mischiefDUNNSTOWN - The family dog is being credited with chasing off a unwelcome visitor at 57 Locks Ave., Woodward Township, on Thursday at 9:18 p.m.Township police said the resident was on the second floor of the home when the resident heard a rear door closing and sounds of a ...

District Court Roundup

EDITOR'S NOTE: The information in the District Court Roundup is obtained from the public records of the Clinton County Central District Court, which is held each Tuesday at the Clinton County Courthouse. It is the policy of The Express that this information will not be withheld from ...

Clinton County

DIVORCE ACTIONSr No divorces were listed as being granted and recorded at the Clinton County Prothonotary's office for the week's period ended Aug. 18.MARRIAGE LICENSESr Aug. 13 to David P. Gray and Catherine A. Abel of Morristown.r Aug. 14 to James H. Schmidtberg Jr. and Valerie Polanco ...

Sentences handed down in Clinton County court

LOCK HAVEN - The following sentences were handed down recently in Clinton County Court of Common Pleas or Lycoming County Court. The penalties, as always, are dependent on state guidelines taking into account both the severity of the crime and the criminal background of the defendants.The ...

Some charges dismissed, others continued against Centre trash haulers

BELLEFONTE - A Nov. 30 jury selection date with trial to follow has been scheduled for Pleasant Gap trash haulers who were charged with alleged illegal manipulation of fees to gain a financial benefit to their business.The state Attorney General filed charges against Ray Walker Jr., 59, and ...

Bellefonte man found guilty of third DUI

BELLEFONTE - A Bellefonte man was found guilty Tuesday of his third DUI, according to a press release from the Centre County district attorney's office.Thuong M. Nguyen, 40, was found guilty of one count of DUI: General Impairment - Incapable of Driving Safely, a misdemeanor; one count of DUI: ...

emergency services – Aug. 21

The region's emergency services departments and communications centers reported the following incidents:LYCOMING COUNTYThursday- Citizen's Hose Co. of Jersey Shore responded to a fire alarm at 655 Cemetery St. in the borough at 1:26 p.m. and was on scene until 1:57 p.m.

POLICE NEWS — THURSDAY, AUG. 20

Open containerLOCK HAVEN - Bradley Berth, 40, of 1120 Allegheny St., Jersey Shore, was cited for possessing an open container of Busch beer on Liberty Street about 11:25 a.m. Aug. 17, city police report.Tire dislodged from axelLOCK HAVEN - A vehicle was towed from the 800 block of East Main ...

Motorcyclist critical after crash on I-80

JERSEY SHORE - James L. Cochrane, 54, of Jersey Shore, was listed in critical condition at Geisinger Medical Center, Danville, Tuesday afternoon with injuries suffered in a crash at 10 a.m. Friday, Aug. 14, on Interstate 80.State police at Lamar report Cochrane was westbound in the left lane of ...

MH teen flown by LifeFlight after accident

MILL HALL - An unnamed 17-year-old from Mill Hall was flown by LifeFlight to Geisinger after his vehicle struck a tree yesterday at about 9:45 a.m., according to a report from state police at Lamar.The driver was headed north in his 2002 Honda Civic on Keystone Central Drive at a high rate of ...

Police news — Wednesday, Aug. 19

Found propertyWINGATE - State police at Rockview report a wallet was found at the Wingate Sheetz at 1:42 a.m. Aug. 17. Anyone wishing to claim, may contact police at Rockview and identify the wallet.Swerves to miss deerLAMAR - Laura Mikitko, of Bellefonte, was not injured when she swerved her ...

Police news — Tuesday, Aug. 18

Prostitution, drug chargesLOCK HAVEN - Ashley Marie Calhoun, 28, of Lock Haven, was arrested by Williamsport City Police and charged with prostitution and possession of drug paraphernalia on July 28.Police said Calhoun offered to perform sexual favors to an undercover cop in exchange for cash ...

Police News – Aug. 17

Theft from vehicleHOWARD - Someone broke the window of a vehicle belonging to Mary Bowes, 60, and removed its AM/FM radio sometime between 7 and 8 a.m. Thursday, according to state police at Rockview. The person also damaged a door at the Bowes residence, police said. An investigation is ongoing.

Clinton County

DIVORCE ACTIONS- Aug. 11 to plaintiff Gilbert Franklin Shuler Jr. and defendant Teresa Marie Shuler.- Aug. 5 to plaintiff Patti Jones and defendant John Mazzoli.MARRIAGE LICENSES- Aug. 8 to Megan Barth and Matthew Little of Lock Haven.- Aug. 10 to Benjamin Philip Berry and Courtney Wane ...

Centre County

MARRIAGE LICENSES- Aug. 3 - Curtis Lee Summers, 30, and Jaclyn Rene Ishler, 26, of 235 Beaver Farm Lane, Bellefonte.- Aug. 3 - Carl Robert Peters, 36, and Kristin Lynn Knudsen, 34, of 291 Lower Coleville Road, Bellefonte.- Aug. 3 - John Conrad Sittler, 29, and Susan Savita Reininger, 25, of ...