News from Berwick

 | By Susan Schwartz
Fri, 11/22/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — The owner of a house slated to be demolished by the borough came to council recently asking for a reprieve, but was turned down.

Teddy Boone, of 1125 Good Ave., said he was...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Thu, 11/21/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — Police say that a borough man choked his neighbor because the younger man had been speeding down nearby streets.

But Christopher Shoemaker, 38, 227 Hughes St., second floor,...


Thu, 11/21/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — Police cited Robert James Youlls, 52, of 1501 Second Ave., Berwick, Oct. 30, alleging he forced open the front door at the home of Sheri Lynn Bingaman...


Wed, 11/20/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — Here are Berwick High School honor roll students for the first marking period:

Distinguished Honors

Ninth grade — Jayden Alexson-...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Wed, 11/20/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — A man allegedly “stomped” a woman during a fight, leaving her with two cracked ribs, court papers say.

Berwick Police were dispatched to 401 Chestnut St. around 7:40 a.m. Oct...


 | By Julye Wemple
Wed, 11/20/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — The lawyer for a man facing rape and sexual assault charges against a mentally disabled teen argued police found little evidence of a crime in a search of the man’s home.

But...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Tue, 11/19/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — A wanted man was arrested after he yelled at police when he happened to pass them at a traffic stop, court papers say.

Officers Steven Torres, Joshua Lowery and Jeremy Mulders...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Tue, 11/19/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — A local woman is collecting new bedsheets and pillow cases to be given to sexual assault survivors whose sheets are taken as evidence.

Robin Massina came to...


Mon, 11/18/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — Police say a man who claimed to have hit a deer just before he was pulled over for having an inoperative headlight was drunk.

Sgt. Scott Sienkiewicz said he...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Mon, 11/18/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — Police called to a home here by an alarmed mother found her son naked and high on heroin, charges state.

Randy R. Cool, 34, was showing signs of heroin and meth use when...