The Daily Item, Sunbury, PA

Breaking News

News

April 30, 2013

Two Milton restaurants forced to deal with teen's arguments

— MILTON — A Milton man is facing numerous charges after a fight at two downtown Milton restaurants.

Dakota Lilley, 18, of North Front Street, is charged with criminal mischief, simple assault, possession of an instrument of crime, disorderly conduct and harassment after the April 13 incident, which police say began at McDonald’s on Bound Avenue

Lilley allegedly got into a verbal argument with the victim inside the restaurant before heading out to the parking lot and proceeded to pull out a short, black knife, police said. then spotted Lilley walking on top of the hood, roof and trunk of the victim’s car, police said.

The victim exited McDonald’s and got into another exchange with Lilley before Lilley walked away, police said. The victim then walked to the Subway on Broadway.

While inside Subway, the victim said Lilley came in, flipped his lunch tray, spilling his food and told the victim he scratched his car, police said. Lilley then exited the store at the request of staff, police said.

When the victim exited the Subway after a few minutes to check his vehicle, Lilley was seated nearby and proceeded to punch the victim with a closed fist and his knife “held in his hand like a set of brass knuckles,” police said.

When police arrived at the scene, Lilley threw the knife on top of the Subway building, police said.

The victim was treated for his injuries at Evangelical Community Hospital in Lewisburg.

Lilley told police he was angry because the victim told him “he was nothing and would never amount to anything,” police said.

Lilley admitted to “nicking” the victim’s vehicle, which sustained more than $5,700 in damage, police said.

Lilley was committed to the Northumberland County Prison on April 26 in lieu of $40,000 bail. A hearing in front of District Justice Richard Cashman has been scheduled for today at 9 a.m.

1
Text Only
News
  • Tawny Dog owners not surprised to learn pooches get jealous

    DANVILLE — Dogs are often considered man’s best friend, but a recent study shows that pooches can get a little green over how much time you spend with other canines.

    July 31, 2014 1 Photo

  • lottery Big lottery payouts pay off for seniors

    HARRISBURG — State lottery officials say less means more for seniors.

    July 31, 2014 1 Photo

  • Donations to Budd family near $60,000

    SHAMOKIN DAM — The Valley continues to give as fundraisers keep forming and donations steadily pour in for the Budd family, of Ohio, while Sharon Budd continues her fight back from drastic injuries suffered when a rock thrown from an Interstate 80 overpass in Union County slammed through the windshield of the family’s vehicle three weeks ago.

    July 30, 2014

  • B-17 fly-over to honor 'Dutch' VanKirk

    NORTHUMBERLAND — A Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress will soar in honor of the late Theodore “Dutch” VanKirk during his graveside services Tuesday morning.

    July 30, 2014

  • dogs31.jpg Is Spike spiteful?

    Dog is often considered man’s best friend, but a recent study shows he may be a little green over how much time you spend with other pooches.

    July 30, 2014 1 Photo

  • CORBETT_TomC.jpg Corbett: VanKirk helped to save the world

    Gov. Tom Corbett today issued the following statement on the death of Northumberland County native Theodore “Dutch” VanKirk, the last surviving crew member of the Enola Gay:

    July 30, 2014 1 Photo

  • Afraid of grandson? "Now I am," Amanda Trometter says

    Erick Trometter slept with hunting and butcher knives beside his bed while living with the grandmother he allegedly attacked on the morning he was shot after allegedly pulling a knife on a city police officer.

    July 30, 2014

  • vk1.jpg Ted VanKirk: Seen from above

    The Daily Item is republishing online its spring 2012 interview with Northumberland native Ted “Dutch” VanKirk, the navigator of the Enola Gay, which dropped the first of two atomic bombs on Japan in 1945. The story appeared in Inside Pennsylvania magazine. VanKirk died Monday in Georgia at age 93.

    July 30, 2014 2 Photos

  • vankirk_ted1.jpg “The Japanese were beaten before we even dropped the bomb”

    Compared to the 58 other missions they ran together, the one they were assigned to carry out on Aug. 6, 1945 was easy.
    There would be no return fire, flying conditions were ideal, and if all went according to plan, they would be back to the base in Tinian by nightfall.

    July 30, 2014 2 Photos

  • Ritz-Craft Ritz-Craft to hire 60 for Mifflinburg plant

    MIFFLINBURG — Sixty jobs are coming to Mifflinburg as a Ritz-Craft production facility that went dark seven years ago amid the housing downturn will come back on line during the next few months, company officials announced Tuesday.

    July 29, 2014 1 Photo

The Daily Marquee
Video
Parade
Magazine

Click HERE to read all your Parade favorites including Hollywood Wire, Celebrity interviews and photo galleries, Food recipes and cooking tips, Games and lots more.