Police discover inactive meth cook site at apartment building in Wilkes-Barre

Police discover inactive meth cook site at apartment building in Wilkes-Barre

WILKES-BARRE — Police say what was initially a chemical issue at a residence on Stanton Street is now being treated as a drug investigation afte...

May 24th, 2017 |  


Rain expected as Memorial Day weekend approaches

Rain expected as Memorial Day weekend approaches

The chance for rain is expected to return tonight and persist in the Wyoming Valley as the holiday weekend approaches.The National Weather Service ind...

May 24th, 2017 |  


Police: Man, woman suffered gunshot wounds early Wednesday morning

Police: Man, woman suffered gunshot wounds early Wednesday morning

WILKES-BARRE — Police are investigating a shooting that left a woman injured early Wednesday morning.Police say that while officers were investi...

May 24th, 2017 |  


Luzerne man accused of sexually assaulting minor

Luzerne man accused of sexually assaulting minor

LUZERNE — A man is accused of sexually assaulting a minor over the course of 18 months from 2012 to 2013.Michael Dynak, 31, of Bennett Street in...

May 23rd, 2017 updated: May 23rd, 2017. |  


Police: Woman jumps out of Sherman Hills window to escape assault

Police: Woman jumps out of Sherman Hills window to escape assault

WILKES-BARRE — A woman jumped out of a third-floor Sherman Hills apartment to escape being assaulted, according to police.According to a police ...

May 22nd, 2017 |  


Police: WB man found intoxicated in public

Police: WB man found intoxicated in public

WILKES-BARRE — A city man was found heavily intoxicated in public, police say.According to police, Jamal Wilson, 37, of Wilkes-Barre, was found ...

May 22nd, 2017 |  


Police: Traffic stop leads to the pick-up a wanted male

Police: Traffic stop leads to the pick-up a wanted male

HANOVER TWP. — Rasheen Brewer was taken into custody after a traffic stop, officials say.Police said Brewer, 33, of Hanover Township, was a pass...

May 20th, 2017 |  


Police: Man walking along route 315 was drunk

Police: Man walking along route 315 was drunk

PLAINS TWP. — A Wilkes-Barre man was cited for public drunkenness after police found him along state Route 315, police say.According to police, ...

May 20th, 2017 updated: May 20th, 2017. |  


Section of Overbrook Road in Dallas Twp. closed due to wires down

Section of Overbrook Road in Dallas Twp. closed due to wires down

DALLAS TWP. — A section of Overbrook Road is closed so crews can clear wires pulled down by a tractor trailer.Emergency broadcasts indicated the...

May 17th, 2017 |  


Police: Fugitive from New York found in attic of residence

Police: Fugitive from New York found in attic of residence

NANTICOKE — Police say they found a fugitive hiding in the attic of a residence on Church Street.Officers in Nanticoke, along with members of th...

May 17th, 2017 |