News from Bloomsburg

Saturday, January 19, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — Police are looking for three white males in their late teens or early twenties who robbed a high school student on his way home from school Thursday.

The first male is...


Saturday, January 19, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — A Montour Township man pleaded guilty to sending obscene pictures of himself to a 13-year-old girl even though he was warned to stay away from her.

Tyler Lee...


 | By Leon Bogdan
Saturday, January 19, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — A Nescopeck man who stole about $8,155 from a man he was supposed to be taking care of has been given a chance to avoid a felony record.

President Judge Thomas A. James Jr...


 | By Leon Bogdan
Saturday, January 19, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — A man expected to go on trial next week for attempting to sexually assault a young girl ended his case with a guilty plea Friday in Columbia County court.

Brian T. Metheny...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Friday, January 18, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — An Ashland man pleaded guilty to charges of breaking into a church in Centralia last spring.

Edward R. Harter, 31, was identified as one of two suspects who damaged a door...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Friday, January 18, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — A Bloomsburg High School freshman who stayed after school for extra help with his studies was robbed of his sneakers as he made his way home along Railroad Street on Thursday....


 | By Leon Bogdan
Friday, January 18, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — A man and a woman caught on surveillance video entering a laundromat with two children to pry open coin boxes have been identified as suspects in other crimes, authorities say....


Thursday, January 17, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — Bloomsburg Police responded to the following calls Dec. 1-12:

DEC. 1

• 11:55 a.m. — 300 block Fair Street, attempted break-in

• 11:58 a...


Thursday, January 17, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — A Berwick man pleaded guilty to disorderly conduct Wednesday for threatening to slit his wife’s throat outside the public assistance office here.

Rayshaun Stepney...


 | By Leon Bogdan
Thursday, January 17, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — A man and woman, with two small children in tow, broke into coin boxes on washing machines at a laundromat here Tuesday night and then fled, stealing cash and causing damage...