13 indicted on drug trafficking charges

13 indicted on drug trafficking charges

SCRANTON — Multiple people from Wilkes-Barre and Nanticoke are among the 13 who have been accused in a heroin and cocaine ring, according to fed...

April 14th, 2017 updated: April 14th, 2017. |  


Police: 220 grams of crack cocaine seized from Kingston residence Thursday

Police: 220 grams of crack cocaine seized from Kingston residence Thursday

KINGSTON — Police have arrested another alleged player in a drug-distribution network that ran heroin and crack cocaine from New York City to th...

April 13th, 2017 updated: April 13th, 2017. |  


Prison sentence upheld for woman accused of distributing bath salts

Prison sentence upheld for woman accused of distributing bath salts

SCRANTON — A court of appeals upheld a prison sentence for a woman that pleaded guilty to distributing bath salts in Northeastern Pennsylvania a...

April 13th, 2017 |  


Police: Suspects cashed counterfeit checks at Price Chopper in Wyoming

Police: Suspects cashed counterfeit checks at Price Chopper in Wyoming

WEST PITTSTON — Police have arrested three suspects for allegedly cashing a series of counterfeit checks totaling nearly $3,500 at a grocery sto...

April 13th, 2017 updated: April 13th, 2017. |  


Man involved in fatal 2013 crash faces charges after domestic dispute

Man involved in fatal 2013 crash faces charges after domestic dispute

NANTICOKE — Tyler Duda, who served time for his role in a crash that dismembered 59-year-old Nicholas Zurilla, is once again in trouble with the...

April 13th, 2017 updated: April 13th, 2017. |  


Hazleton man headed to county court for allegedly spying on women, children

Hazleton man headed to county court for allegedly spying on women, children

WRIGHT TWP. — A Hazleton man is heading to county court to face a slew of charges after he was discovered in the ceiling of a township restauran...

April 12th, 2017 |  


Police: Pursuit resulted in officers discovering 1,000 bags of heroin

Police: Pursuit resulted in officers discovering 1,000 bags of heroin

HAZLETON — A pursuit with police led to officers seizing a substantial amount of drugs from the suspects’ vehicle.Three men are also facin...

April 12th, 2017 |  


POLICE BRIEFS

POLICE BRIEFS

Woman accused of Walmart theftsWILKES-BARRE TWP. — Police arrested Rachel Wydeen at the Wilkes-Barre Township Walmart after she was caught alleg...

April 11th, 2017 updated: April 12th, 2017. |  


Son of district judge heading to county court on DUI charges

Son of district judge heading to county court on DUI charges

WILKES-BARRE — The son of a Luzerne County District Judge is heading to county court to face DUI charges.Thomas Malloy, 23, appeared before Dist...

April 11th, 2017 |  


Sunshine, slight chance of showers in forecast as week rolls along

Sunshine, slight chance of showers in forecast as week rolls along

The Wyoming Valley could see some rain through Wednesday, but sunshine and warm temperatures are primarily expected.The National Weather Service indic...

April 11th, 2017 |