LANCASTER (AP) — A popular Pennsylvania DJ has pleaded guilty to raping and strangling a schoolteacher in 1992 after being identified as a suspect as a result of DNA a relative submitted to a genealogy database.
DANVILLE — A Shamokin teen, being admitted to the hospital as an involuntary commitment, faces charges on the Montour County Court level for putting a Geisinger Medical Center security guard in a choke hold and punching him in the face.
DANVILLE — Charges of simple assault and harassment against a Scranton man have been withdrawn, according to the office of Montour County District Judge Marvin Shrawder.
Fire company didn’t submit state reports: DANVILLE — The Bureau of Liquor Control Enforcement has cited Friendship Fire Company, at 111 Ferry St., for failing to submit annual reports to the state Department of Revenue. The citation was issued April 21 for an incident from July 2, 2015, thr…
DANVILLE — A Liberty Township man will face county court charges of stealing a gun from a motel and trading it for heroin and attempting to sell his father’s shotgun.
MAHONING TWP. — A Sunbury man possessed 1.2 pounds of pre-packaged synthetic marijuana when police stopped him because a headlight wasn’t working June 4 on Route 54.
LEWISBURG — A Winfield man accused of fondling and having sex with a 13-year-old girl on New Year’s Day faces a minimum four-year sentence in state prison.
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