News from Berwick

 | By Julye Wemple
Tue, 12/18/2018 - 00:00

BERWICK — A 24-year-old man was taken to the hospital Monday morning after he crashed his bicycle into the side of a pickup, police say.

Gregory Scott Polgar of Wapwallopen suffered a...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Tue, 12/18/2018 - 00:00

BERWICK — A woman here says her ex-husband stalked her, going so far as to hide a GPS tracker on her vehicle.

Jennifer Storz told officers that her former husband, Eli McAfee Jr., 50,...


Mon, 12/17/2018 - 00:00

BERWICK — A woman is accused of stealing $8 from a tip jar at Romeo’s sandwich shop around 3 p.m. Nov. 18.

The theft was captured on surveillance video, and Tricia Whitesell...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Mon, 12/17/2018 - 00:00

BERWICK — A Nescopeck man who forced a police officer to slam on his patrol car’s brakes in order to avoid a collision was driving while high on marijuana, according to court documents.

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 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Sun, 12/16/2018 - 00:00

BERWICK — Police have caught up with a Benton man charged in the robbery of another man inside an apartment here last Christmas eve, arrest papers say.

Braedon Gurns, 19, of 540 Everett...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Sun, 12/16/2018 - 00:00

BERWICK — Four Berwick residents broke into a home on Summerhill Avenue on Sept. 19, stealing watches, knives and a safe containing jewelry, police said.

Steven Daubert, 31, 51 Sparrow...


Sat, 12/15/2018 - 00:00

BERWICK — A Berwick man pulled over by police for failing to stop at a flashing red signal was driving under the influence of alcohol, according to court documents.

When officers tried...


Sat, 12/15/2018 - 00:00

BERWICK — A Berwick man would not let his ex-girlfriend leave his house on Dec. 13, threatening to kill her and putting his hands over her mouth so she could not yell for help, police said....


Sat, 12/15/2018 - 00:00

BERWICK — A Berwick man who struck a utility pole on West Third Street on Nov. 23 was under the influence of alcohol and had a small amount of marijuana, police say.

Police were called...


 | By Julye Wemple
Fri, 12/14/2018 - 00:00

BERWICK — A 20-year-old man charged alongside his father after a drug bust at their Summerhill Avenue home last month is “a good kid” stuck in a bad situation, according to his mother.

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