Police, court and fires

Police news — Thursday, March 17

Theft of gasolineSPRING MILLS - An unidentified individual reportedly known by police allegedly drove away from Homan's General Store, Potter Township, about 1:24 p.m. March 4 without paying for $8.97 worth of gasoline, state police at Rockview report.The incident is still under investigation, ...

Police news — Wednesday, March 16

Harassment allegedWINGATE - State police at Rockview are investigating an incident of harassment at Bald Eagle Area High School on March 1 at 12:8 p.m.Police said a 15-year-old boy from Julian struck the victim over food being thrown in the cafeteria.Theft from vehicleLOCK HAVEN - A 16-year-old ...

UPS driver challenges charges in fatal buggy accident

From staff reportsLOGANTON - A UPS driver has pled not guilty to charges in connection with a collision last year with an Amish buggy that killed a mother and her 8-year-old son.Sherry Croak has chosen a summary trial before District Magistrate John Maggs on charges of careless driving ...

POLICE NEWS — TUESDAY, MARCH 15

Criminal mischiefFLEMINGTON - Two vinyl fence panels were damaged by vandalism late Friday or early Saturday, Tpr. Micheal Flook of the state police at Lamar said.The crime occurred in the back yard of the victim, Dolores R. Confer, 71, of 630 Sturdevant St., Flemington.

Police news — Friday, march 11

Retail theftMILL HALL - James Smeal Jr., 21, of Lamar, is being charged with retail theft and providing false identification to law enforcement for an incident that occurred about 1:14 p.m. Monday, state police at Lamar report.Smeal allegedly attempted to conceal a phone case in his waistband ...

March 16 hearing set in Mill Hall man’s robbery charges

STATE COLLEGE - A March 16 hearing has been scheduled for a Mill Hall man who State College police say robbed the Minit Mart on North Atherton Street on Monday.Allen Stoltzfus, 26, of Mill Hall, was charged with felony counts of robbery theft by unlawful taking and related misdemeanors. He was ...

Police news — Thursday, March 10

Stop sign hitLOCK HAVEN - A stop sign was hit at the intersection of Shamrock and South Jones streets Tuesday, city police report.Sharon Louise Duck, 68, of Lock Haven, reported to police that she had not seen or heard the accident, but it had occurred about 3:40 p.m., police said.Police said ...

Police news — Wednesday, march 9

Public drunkennessMILL HALL - Joseph Meyers, 65, of Mill Hall, is being charged with public drunkenness for an incident that occurred in the area of the Valley Hotel, Mill Hall Borough, about 4:47 a.m. Saturday, Tpr. Benjamin J. Campana of the state police at Lamar reports.Harassment ...

Emergency services — march 9

The region's emergency services departments and communications centers reported the following incidents:MONDAYr At 12:40 p.m., Nittany Valley Fire Co., Clinton County Emergency Management Agency, Lamar Township Volunteer Fire Co., Mill Hall Fire Department, Dunnstown Volunteer Fire Co., the ...

Emergency services — March 8

SATURDAYr At 7:51 a.m., Chapman Township Firefighters responded to a reported flue fire on Central Avenue in Chapman Township. The call was cleared 30 minutes later.r At 7 p.m., Lock Haven Fire Department responded to an oven fire on West Main Street. The call was cleared at 7:08 p.m.r At 7:04 ...

Police News – Monday, March 7

One-vehicle crashCOGAN HOUSE - A Waterville man was involved in a one-vehicle crash about 7 a.m. Feb. 28 as he was driving along Route 184, Cogan House Township, Tpr. Brian Evarts of the state police at Montoursville reports.Trevor L. Bobb, 23, of Waterville, was driving west when the 2006 ...

Emergency Services – Monday, March 7

The region's emergency services departments and communications centers reported the following incidents:FRIDAYr At 2:55 a.m., Antes Fort Volunteer Fire Company and Jersey Shore Area Emergency Medical Services responded to a Life Flight situation at 600 Long Lane, Nippenose Valley. The call was ...

Clinton County

Clinton CountyDIVORCE ACTIONSr Feb. 24 to plaintiff Cosette Colpetzer and defendant Jeffrey Colpetzer.r Feb. 25 to plaintiff Robert Smoker and defendant Sarah Smoker.MARRIAGE LICENSESr Feb. 29 to Joshua Probst and Alyssa Rogers of Lock Haven.VOTER REGISTRATIONStatistics for the Clinton County ...

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 ...

POLICE NEWS — SATURDAY, MARCH 5

Two-vehicle accidentMILL HALL - A two-vehicle accident occurred about 2:06 p.m. Feb. 26 along Hogan Boulevard in Bald Eagle Township, Tpr. Jeffrey Hildebrand of the state police at Lamar reports.The collision occurred as Jason M. Olmstead, 36, of Howard, was traveling north in the left turn ...

Driver flown to Geisinger after Avis crashes

AVIS - Last evening, Pine Creek Township police were still investigating a series of crashes Thursday afternoon that saw one driver flown by medical helicopter to Geisinger Medical Center in Danville and three occupants of two other vehicles escape injury.Officer Brian Kitko said the female ...

Trooper checking pawn shops for items

From staff reportsLAMAR - After a burglar made away with about $6,000 worth of items sometime between Feb. 22 and 23, a local state police trooper is planning to comb area pawn shops searching for leads.Tpr. John M. Schall said Thursday he is continuing to work on the investigation, and ...

Police news — Friday, March 4

Harassment citationLOCK HAVEN - Justin Michael Litz, 27, of 904 W. Third St., was cited for harassment after striking and shoving a victim on Wednesday, city police said.Officers did not release any other information.Auto accidentLOCK HAVEN - A two-vehicle accident occurred Wednesday afternoon ...

Emergency services — March 4

The region's emergency services departments and communications centers reported the following incidents:WEDNESDAYr At 3:54 a.m., the Lock Haven Fire Department responded to a reported fire at 230 S. Jones St. in the city. The call was cleared 20 minutes later.r At 4:45 a.m., the Haneyville Fire ...