Police news

Public drunkenness

LOCK HAVEN — David Peck, 48, of Lock Haven, was charged with public drunkenness after he was found laying on the side of the roadway passed out in the 800 block of East Main Street, Lock Haven, on July 15, according to police at Lock Haven. Peck was found to be under the influence of alcohol, police said.

PFA violation

JERSEY SHORE — Gerald Rennicks, 31, of Williamsport has been charged with violating a protection from abuse order after allegedly contacting a 34-year-old female victim through text communication, according to state police at Montoursville. Rennicks was unable to post bail and was committed to Lycoming County prison, police said.