Man accused of shooting victim in face with shotgun heading to county court

Man accused of shooting victim in face with shotgun heading to county court

HAZLETON — George Salata, who is accused of shooting Michael Gontz in the face with a shotgun in January, will answer to attempted homicide char...

March 31st, 2017 updated: March 31st, 2017. |  


Hanover Twp. Police: Two men assaulted, stabbed by three suspects

Hanover Twp. Police: Two men assaulted, stabbed by three suspects

HANOVER TWP. — Two men suffered injuries after police say they were attacked and stabbed by three men on Tuesday.Police said the incident took p...

March 30th, 2017 updated: March 30th, 2017. |  


Two Scranton men charged with a number of bank robberies

Two Scranton men charged with a number of bank robberies

SCRANTON – Two men have been charged in connection with a number of bank robberies, one of which was in Luzerne County.The U.S. Attorney’s...

March 30th, 2017 |  


Cloudy skies, rain expected for most of the weekend

Cloudy skies, rain expected for most of the weekend

Sunshine is expected to stick around today, but rain is expected to move into the region for most of the weekend.The National Weather Service indicate...

March 30th, 2017 |  


Police apparently leave evidence behind after girl, 8, is reportedly shot

Police apparently leave evidence behind after girl, 8, is reportedly shot

WILKES-BARRE — A shooting late Wednesday left an 8-year-old girl injured and neighbors too shaken to speak.The girl was injured when someone fir...

March 30th, 2017 updated: March 31st, 2017. |  


Kingston police: Woman bit, injured probation officers during struggle

Kingston police: Woman bit, injured probation officers during struggle

KINGSTON — A woman is facing charges after she allegedly bit officers that were attempting to take her into custody.The officers bitten, accordi...

March 29th, 2017 |  


Man accused of sexually assaulting minor heading to county court

Man accused of sexually assaulting minor heading to county court

WILKES-BARRE — A man is facing charges after he allegedly sexually assaulted a minor over the course of several months.Following an agreement wi...

March 29th, 2017 |  


Club treasurer accused of theft heading to county court

Club treasurer accused of theft heading to county court

JEDDO — The ex-treasurer of the Jeddo Stars Athletic Association is heading to higher court on charges he stole more than $41,000 from the club....

March 29th, 2017 |  


Wilkes-Barre General Hospital emergency room put on lockdown Monday

Wilkes-Barre General Hospital emergency room put on lockdown Monday

WILKES-BARRE — The emergency room at Wilkes-Barre General Hospital was placed on lockdown Monday evening after a man walked in with a mysterious...

March 27th, 2017 updated: March 28th, 2017. |  


Two face drug charges after getting stuck in snow during driving ban

Two face drug charges after getting stuck in snow during driving ban

WILKES-BARRE — Two city residents were arrested on drug charges after the vehicle they were in became stuck in snow while a travel ban was in ef...

March 27th, 2017 |