Matthew Sheffer, of Port Royal, Mifflin County, was found guilty of all charges, including child rape. State police at Rockview accused Sheffer of molesting an 11-year-old girl while her mother was at work and away from their Millheim residence.
Four Penn State students were charged four months after Pennsylvania state police used a helicopter and horses to disrupt and unruly crowd at a tailgate outside Beaver Stadium before the Penn State-Ohio State football game.
State College police on Thursday confirmed the potential involvement of Penn State student-athletes in fraternity assault. Police say four people were taken to Mount Nittany after the large fight at Delta Chi on Sunday.
During the press conference on Jan. 25, 2019, State College police chief John Gardner explains the timeline of police activity and notifications after there was criticism from the public regarding the shooting on Jan. 24.
A Williamsport man who was serving time in Benner state prison for a felony sex assault charge stemming from the alleged abuse of a child in 2016 was found unresponsive in his cell and pronounced dead on Sunday, the state DOC said.
Austin Thomas, from Wapwallopen, Luzerne County, forged 14 Spring Township officials’ signatures and two approval dates on the project’s plans, according to Spring Township police. The plans are expected to proceed, but may be delayed.
State police at Rockview believe Thomas Bowes, a 36-year-old from Howard, is responsible for stealing Christmas decorations, various tools, bicycles, hunting bows and gardening tools throughout Marion and Walker townships in Centre County, and Porter Township in Clinton County.