News from Berwick

 | By Julye Wemple
Sun, 07/26/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — A constable who collected money from people with arrest warrants pocketed the cash and never turned the warrants back in to be canceled, according to charges.

Jason Wall, of...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Sat, 07/25/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — A former Berwick Area school director believes the district shouldn’t pay for two recent change orders at the new elementary school.

But school officials say they have faith...


Fri, 07/24/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — Borough Police responded to these calls from July 12-18:

July 12

•5:49 a.m. — 200 block East Fifth Street, domestic

•8:29 a.m. — West Front...


 | By Gary Pang
Thu, 07/23/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — A Berwick fuel company is suing its insurance carrier for refusing to cover sinkhole damages to its storage facility near Harrisburg, a federal lawsuit says.

Heller’s Gas...


Thu, 07/23/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — A man is accused of groping a woman outside her house after she left a bar with friends.

When the woman arrived at her house on West Second Street and her friends walked away...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Wed, 07/22/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — A mother accused of being part of a meth-making ring with her husband and daughter cried after agreeing to send her charges to county court Tuesday.

Donna Hamilton, 48, of 15...


Wed, 07/22/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — Borough Police responded to these calls from July 5-11:

July 5

•12:33 a.m. — 600 block North Vine Street, assist fire department

•1:27 a.m...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Tue, 07/21/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — A Berwick man accused of exposing himself to two girls, ages 8 and 13, saw those counts withdrawn Monday after police failed to bring the alleged victims to testify.

But...


Tue, 07/21/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — A Shickshinny teen was carrying hallucinogenic mushrooms for sale, hidden in a secret compartment in an Ajax bleach canister, police say.

James Walter Boney...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Mon, 07/20/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — A man accused of stalking two young girls and shoplifting has a serious mental illness and needs treatment, his daughter said.

Police agreed to postpone the preliminary...