News from Berwick

 | By Susan Schwartz
Sat, 07/18/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — A trucker who allegedly exposed and fondled himself while waving to a passing female motorist previously served 20 years for sexual assault in West Virginia, police said Wednesday....


 | By Susan Schwartz
Fri, 07/17/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — William Hummel cursed at his mother, lifted a butcher knife above his head, and swung it down toward her skull, she testified Thursday.

The blade missed her, but the handle...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Fri, 07/17/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — Police have withdrawn drug trafficking charges against a pregnant teen and her boyfriend who turned themselves in earlier this month.

Witnesses told conflicting stories,...


Fri, 07/17/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — Here is a list of warrants issued by Berwick Police this week for alleged codes and school attendance violations:

• Tabitha Baker, 1330 Fairview Ave. (Codes)

• Lisa...


 | By Kristin Baver
Fri, 07/17/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — A rural Bloomsburg man accused of stealing money from several people — including a blind woman and his own grandmother — is hoping to apply to a drug treatment program through court...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Fri, 07/17/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — Two men accused of selling methamphetamine and heroin to support their own heroin addictions quietly agreed Thursday to send their cases to county court.

“I’m not that bad,”...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Fri, 07/17/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — A woman accused of helping a mother force her way into a house to snatch her son will now face charges in county court.

Kimberly Ann Boston, 5 2, of 329 W....


 | By Susan Schwartz
Thu, 07/16/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — A woman who police say lost her home in a meth-lab explosion wept as she told a judge she would never get in trouble again.

“I just want to get out today,” Marylou Greenburgh...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Thu, 07/16/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — A woman who police say went to Philadelphia to pick up the heroin her brothers sold and her father used agreed quietly Wednesday to face her charges in county court.

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 | By Susan Schwartz
Wed, 07/15/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — The mother of the 7-year-old who was given a firefighter’s funeral after he died seven weeks ago is now dead herself, apparently of suicide, relatives and friends say.

The...