Police identify pedestrian victims, driver in Mountain Top crash

Police identify pedestrian victims, driver in Mountain Top crash

RICE TWP. — Many residents living on the block in which a car struck a family out for a walk Friday are calling one among them a hero.At the tim...

August 26th, 2017 updated: September 16th, 2017. |  


Police: Man tried to solicit oral sex from teen boy in Wilkes-Barre

Police: Man tried to solicit oral sex from teen boy in Wilkes-Barre

WILKES-BARRE — Police are searching for a man who allegedly tried to solicit oral sex from a 17-year-old boy Wednesday near Public Square.The te...

August 24th, 2017 updated: September 16th, 2017. |  


Police: 2 brothers stabbed, another hit with baseball bat in brawl

Police: 2 brothers stabbed, another hit with baseball bat in brawl

FOSTER TWP. — Two brothers were stabbed and a third struck in the head with a baseball bat during a fight around midnight Friday, according to s...

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


Police: Robber held gun to man’s head during Wilkes-Barre home invasion

Police: Robber held gun to man’s head during Wilkes-Barre home invasion

WILKES-BARRE — A robber burst into the home of a man who was holding his infant child and put a gun to his head Wednesday, according to police.T...

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


Shots fired, pursuit leads to charges in Hazleton

Shots fired, pursuit leads to charges in Hazleton

HAZLETON — A city man was found hiding in weeds after he fled from police who were investigating reports of gunshots near Columbus Court on Tues...

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


Police: Man tried to pull officer’s gun during arrest at Sherman Hills

Police: Man tried to pull officer’s gun during arrest at Sherman Hills

WILKES-BARRE — A man taken into custody after a fight at Sherman Hills early Tuesday morning grabbed onto an officer’s gun and attempted t...

August 22nd, 2017 updated: August 23rd, 2017. |  


Man robbed at gunpoint in Wilkes-Barre; watch, keys among stolen items

Man robbed at gunpoint in Wilkes-Barre; watch, keys among stolen items

WILKES-BARRE — A man was robbed at gunpoint just before midnight Monday on Sullivan Street, police said Tuesday.The thief threatened the victim,...

August 22nd, 2017 updated: August 23rd, 2017. |  


Woman arrested in stabbing allegedly yelled: ‘I want you to die’

Woman arrested in stabbing allegedly yelled: ‘I want you to die’

WILKES-BARRE — A woman is in custody after she allegedly stabbed a man multiple times Sunday night while yelling that she wanted him to die.Mari...

August 7th, 2017 |  


Police in Hazleton searching for assault suspect

Police in Hazleton searching for assault suspect

HAZLETON — Police are searching for a man who is accused of assaulting and injuring another man.Police said officers were dispatched to the rear...

July 28th, 2017 updated: July 28th, 2017. |  


Police: Rooming house raid turns up laced heroin, cash, weapons

Police: Rooming house raid turns up laced heroin, cash, weapons

WILKES-BARRE — The raid of a rooming house on North Main Street on Saturday was the result of area law enforcement agencies working together to ...

July 22nd, 2017 updated: July 22nd, 2017. |