Man charged after allegedly trying to take stun gun from officer

Man charged after allegedly trying to take stun gun from officer

PRINGLE — A man allegedly tried to remove an officer’s stun gun Monday after lying about his real name and then threatening to spit in the...

May 9th, 2017 updated: May 9th, 2017. |  


Wilkes-Barre police: Suspect robbed Turkey Hill at knifepoint

Wilkes-Barre police: Suspect robbed Turkey Hill at knifepoint

WILKES-BARRE — Police are searching for a suspect who robbed a Turkey Hill at knifepoint early Tuesday morning.The cashier at the store at 616 H...

May 9th, 2017 |  


POLICE BLOTTER

POLICE BLOTTER

Computers reported stolenWILKES-BARRE — Two computers were reported stolen from a city business.About 10:30 a.m. April 26, the owner of a busine...

May 8th, 2017 |  


Freeland man charged with inappropriately touching, sexually assaulting girl

Freeland man charged with inappropriately touching, sexually assaulting girl

FREELAND — A man is facing a slew of charges after he allegedly sexually assaulted a girl over the course of several years.Clyde Solt, 57, of Al...

May 8th, 2017 updated: May 8th, 2017. |  


Tunkhannock police searching for woman charged with escape

Tunkhannock police searching for woman charged with escape

TUNKHANNOCK — Police are searching for a woman accused of escaping the custody of Wyoming County Probation.Police said Chelsea Robinson, 27, of ...

May 8th, 2017 |  


Traffic stop in Hanover Township leads to arrest of fugitive from New York

Traffic stop in Hanover Township leads to arrest of fugitive from New York

HANOVER TWP. — A traffic stop for an expired inspection sticker led to police arresting a man with a warrant for his arrest in New York.Police s...

May 8th, 2017 |  


Wilkes-Barre police: Two men assaulted, robbed victim

Wilkes-Barre police: Two men assaulted, robbed victim

WILKES-BARRE — Police say a man was assaulted and robbed by two men late Sunday night.The victim, a 34-year-old man, reported walking on the sid...

May 8th, 2017 |  


Hanover Township police searching for suspect who shot at vehicle

Hanover Township police searching for suspect who shot at vehicle

HANOVER TWP. — Police say a vehicle driving north on the South Cross Valley Expressway was shot at by a man in another vehicle over the weekend....

May 8th, 2017 |  


Five people charged with trespassing in vacant Wilkes-Barre residence

Five people charged with trespassing in vacant Wilkes-Barre residence

WILKES-BARRE — Five people are charged with trespassing in a vacant residence on Thursday.Police said officers on patrol saw someone exit the do...

May 5th, 2017 |  


Police: Man struggled with officers, had to be subdued with Taser

Police: Man struggled with officers, had to be subdued with Taser

WILKES-BARRE — A drunken man who grabbed an officer’s arm and kicked at police had to be shocked into compliance with a Taser, authorities...

May 2nd, 2017 updated: May 3rd, 2017. |