Hazleton police searching suspect in assault

Hazleton police searching suspect in assault

HAZLETON — City police are searching for a man that they say was involved in an altercation that left another with a severe cut on his neck.Poli...

April 10th, 2017 |  


Police: Shots fired, bullet hits home in South Wilkes-Barre

Police: Shots fired, bullet hits home in South Wilkes-Barre

WILKES-BARRE — City police are investigating reports of gunshots fired Sunday in a South Wilkes-Barre neighborhood.Police said they responded to...

April 9th, 2017 updated: April 10th, 2017. |  


Police: Man found in possession of stolen items

Police: Man found in possession of stolen items

ASHLEY — Police say a man was found with stolen items, including cellphones, credit cards and medications.According to police, Shane Gushock was...

April 7th, 2017 |  


Hazleton police searching for robbery suspect

Hazleton police searching for robbery suspect

HAZLETON — Police are searching for a suspect in an armed robbery at Pence’s.Police say they responded to the 586 Alter St., at 5:45 p.m. ...

April 7th, 2017 |  


Police: Man had glass of whiskey in vehicle during traffic stop

Police: Man had glass of whiskey in vehicle during traffic stop

WILKES-BARRE — Police allege a man had whiskey in his vehicle during a traffic stop Wednesday.A breath test also allegedly showed the man’...

April 6th, 2017 |  


Wilkes-Barre Police searching for man reported missing Wednesday

Wilkes-Barre Police searching for man reported missing Wednesday

WILKES-BARRE — Police are searching for a man reported missing by his mother.Police said the mother of Thomas Long, 32, reported her son missing...

April 6th, 2017 updated: April 6th, 2017. |  


Police: Suspected heroin, explosives found during search of residence

Police: Suspected heroin, explosives found during search of residence

NANTICOKE — A section of a city neighborhood had to be shut down after a search Wednesday turned up suspected heroin and explosive devices, acco...

April 6th, 2017 updated: April 6th, 2017. |  


Man accused of assaulting woman waives simple assault charge to county court

Man accused of assaulting woman waives simple assault charge to county court

BUTLER TWP. — A man accused of assaulting a woman who later died is now headed to higher court on simple assault charges.Court documents indicat...

April 4th, 2017 |  


Flood watch issued for Luzerne County until Saturday

Flood watch issued for Luzerne County until Saturday

Keep the umbrella and rain boots nearby, because rain is expected for most of the week in the Wyoming Valley.The National Weather Service has issued a...

April 4th, 2017 |  


Shoplifter allegedly in possession of empty heroin packets, needles

Shoplifter allegedly in possession of empty heroin packets, needles

WILKES-BARRE TWP. — A woman is charged with retail theft and other related charges after police said she stole $131 worth of Walmart merchandise...

April 3rd, 2017 |