Tag Archives: York County Common Pleas Court

Live Coverage of the Joshua Lookingbill Homicide Trial

A stabbing victim, his girlfriend and her ex-boyfriend were involved in a love triangle that ended when one man stabbed the other early Jan. 31, 2013 in York, according to police. Joshua Justin Lookingbill, 25, of the 700 block of … Continue reading

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Fugitive from ’08 public drunkenness arrest headed to trial

A man who reportedly wandered off during a public drunkenness arrest in 2008 is scheduled for trial in York County court in December. According to court documents, Codorus State Park police were dispatched around 11:10 p.m. on April 18, 2008 … Continue reading

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Jury selection underway in capital murder case of Aric Woodard

UPDATE: A jury of five women and seven men, along with four alternates, have been selected for the Aric Woodard capital murder trial, which begins Monday in the York County Judicial Center. Facing the death penalty if convicted of first-degree … Continue reading

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Pa. Superior Court affirms Hummert murder conviction

The Pennsylvania Superior Court has affirmed the latest conviction of Brian David Hummert for the 2004 murder of his wife. In the years after Charlene Hummert’s body was found crammed into the back of her Land Rover in a grocery … Continue reading

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Infected inmate charged with biting prison CO

 While in York County Prison awaiting prosecution on other charges, Peter Sanchez-Santiago was charged with aggravated harassment by a prisoner for biting a corrections officer.   According to Pennsylvania State Police reports, the assault was preceded by Sanchez-Santiago … Continue reading

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Son-of-a-reporter. He won.

My Temple student son, Joe Lee, picked up two film awards at the Diamond Screen Film Festival on May 8. His documentary — The Witmans, A Portrait — a look at the lives of Ron and Sue Witman, the parents … Continue reading

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Two familiar faces returning to York County court 

And, I’m sorry I don’t have pictures of them to prove it.  Paul Crouse, the York County District Attorney’s Office administrator for 12 years for former DA Stan Rebert, is said to be returning to York County court as … Continue reading

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Prothonotary (and wife) back at work

York County Prothonotary Pam Lee – my wife – returned to work on Dec. 5, a little bruised and a little “wobbly,” as she says.   On Nov. 26, while volunteering at Martin Library, Pam blacked out, fell and … Continue reading

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Defense attorney Floyd P. Jones died Dec. 21

He often looked like he slept in the suit he came to court in. His tie, usually hanging out of a pocket before trial, appeared to be an afterthought. The comb-over didn’t add anything toward a professional appearance. But under … Continue reading

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