News from Berwick

Tue, 06/27/2017 - 00:00

BERWICK — Borough Police responded to the following calls from June 11-17.

June 11

• 12:52 a.m. — 1900 block Fairview Avenue, 9-1-1 hang up

• 2:11 a.m...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Tue, 06/27/2017 - 00:00

BERWICK — A man accused of shooting his former housemate agreed to face the charges in county court.

Devin James Hampton, 28, got a warm hug from his father after he...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Tue, 06/27/2017 - 00:00

BERWICK — A man accused of beating his girlfriend because her alarm clock went off saw the charges dismissed after she failed to show up in court to testify against him Monday.

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 | By Susan Schwartz
Tue, 06/27/2017 - 00:00

BERWICK — A grieving widower accused of threatening to kill police and an unnamed co-worker he says drove his wife to commit suicide sobbed before agreeing to send charges to county court...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Tue, 06/27/2017 - 00:00

BERWICK — A councilman and candidate for U.S. Senate said he wanted police to do more to investigate a break-in to his garage, describing the experience of being burglarized as “akin to being...


Mon, 06/26/2017 - 00:00

BERWICK — Here are Berwick Middle School honor roll students for the fourth marking period:

Distinguished Honors

Fifth grade —Rebecca...


 | By Leon Bogdan
Mon, 06/26/2017 - 00:00

BERWICK — A man wanted for the alleged rape of a special-needs teenage girl surrendered to police last night and was jailed.

Lucas Rivera Contreras, 24, of Apt. 2, 801 Pine St., had...


Sun, 06/25/2017 - 00:00

BERWICK — York rabbittransit has been awarded a grant from the Berwick Health and Wellness Fund of the Central Susquehanna Community Foundation. The funding will be used to launch a small pilot...


 | By Leon Bogdan
Sun, 06/25/2017 - 00:00

BERWICK — A Berwick man is wanted for the alleged rape of a young girl here, authorities said Saturday.

Police are looking for Lucas Rivera Contreras, 24, of 801 Pine St., and believe...


Thu, 06/22/2017 - 00:00

BERWICK — Police responding to a 9-1-1 hang-up call found a mother hiding in her bedroom with a bruise on her face and her “highly intoxicated” son sitting in the kitchen.

When police...


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