Court Report

James Wesley Lynch, Blossburg Bar Shooter Back in Court

James Wesley Lynch, Blossburg Bar Shooter Back in Court

James Wesley Lynch IV, 38, of Mansfield, was back in court yesterday, May 31st, for a preliminary hearing before Magisterial District Judge James E. Carlson.  Lynch had been charged in shooting Derrick Riecco at the Bare A Bar in Blossburg.  He was working on the...

Police Allege Wellsboro Man Threatened to Shoot Neighbor

Police Allege Wellsboro Man Threatened to Shoot Neighbor

A Wellsboro man is facing charges stemming from an alleged threat he made to a neighbor during an argument on Sunday, April 9th. Police in Wellsboro allege 37-year-old Jeremy A. Ross said he would shoot a neighbor as the neighbor was dialing 911. The alleged threat...

Morris Run Woman Faces Theft Charges

Morris Run Woman Faces Theft Charges

A Morris Run woman is facing numerous theft charges after police say she used stolen checks and ATM cards last October. Police allege 20-year-old Madeline Marie Witucki took blank checks from an unnamed victim and stole more than $465.39 from the victim. Police also...

Walmart Robber Gets Sentenced

Walmart Robber Gets Sentenced

Update: Alan Dodge has been sentenced to prison in connection with a robbery at the Richmond Township Walmart last April. Dodge was sentenced to 36 months to 10 years in prison. In addition, he must pay a restitution of $46,240. His sentencing took place on Monday,...