Mill Hall man allegedly assaults acquaintance for holding daughter
William Shearer, 28, of 1825 Long Run Road, Mill Hall, allegedly struck his ex-girlfriend’s “current acquaintance” in the face several times on Christmas Eve, according to state police.
Shearer did so when the alleged victim held his and his ex-girlfriend’s daughter, according to Trooper Patrick Kineston. District Judge Jerry Lepley sent Shearer a summons for charges of simple assault and harassment.
Jersey Shore man allegedly had meth, marijuana in garage
Travis Nichols, 36, of 314 Oak St., Jersey Shore, allegedly had crystal meth and marijuana in the garage behind his home when Tiadaghton Valley Police searched it Jan. 19.
Justin Segura, a Tiadaghton Valley officer, said police investigated the area after receiving calls about a woman allegedly banging on the garage doors and yelling about a man having meth and “doing stuff” in the garage.
The man, Nichols, allegedly denied having drugs in the garage, called the situation “bull(expletive) and crazy” and walked out of the garage.
“Based off my training and experience, I have learned that people tend to separate themselves from the narcotics, which I believe that this is what Travis was doing,” Segura wrote.
Nichols then gave permission for police to search the garage, and allegedly admitted to having marijuana inside.
Segura allegedly found a gram of crystal methamphetamine, two grams of marijuana, a glass…