Police respond to reports of shots fired in Wilkes-Barre

Police respond to reports of shots fired in Wilkes-Barre

WILKES-BARRE — City police responded to a report of shots fired shortly before 6 p.m. this evening.The alleged shooting happened in the area of ...

April 30th, 2016 |  


Police: Aggressive dog was shot by officers at scene of a disturbance

Police: Aggressive dog was shot by officers at scene of a disturbance

HAZLETON — Police said they had to shoot and kill a dog when they responded to an incident earlier today.At 2:40 p.m., police responded to the a...

April 30th, 2016 |  


State police searching for man who allegedly threatened state trooper

State police searching for man who allegedly threatened state trooper

WYOMING — State police are looking for a man they say threatened a state trooper after a traffic stop.Police said that on April 26, a trooper st...

April 30th, 2016 updated: April 30th, 2016. |  


Registration plate reported stolen off of parked vehicle

Registration plate reported stolen off of parked vehicle

WILKES-BARRE TWP. — A man reported to police at 5:09 p.m. on Wednesday that someone stole the registration plate off of his 2003 Ford.The vehicl...

April 28th, 2016 |  


Hazleton man arrested after alleged drug buy on street corner Wednesday afternoon

Hazleton man arrested after alleged drug buy on street corner Wednesday afternoon

HAZLETON — A city man was arrested after police conducted a controlled drug buy Wednesday afternoon.City police said Jeremy Daniel Ragan, 21, of...

April 27th, 2016 updated: April 27th, 2016. |  


Police: Man pushed woman, caused injury

Police: Man pushed woman, caused injury

PITTSTON TWP. — Police have charged Danny Linkel, 31, of Dickson City, after a domestic dispute that allegedly resulted in a woman sustaining in...

April 27th, 2016 |  


Two women charged with retail theft after allegedly shoplifting at JCPenney

Two women charged with retail theft after allegedly shoplifting at JCPenney

WILKES-BARRE TWP. — Police have charged two women after they were allegedly caught shoplifting at JCPenney.At 6:48 p.m. on Tuesday, store securi...

April 27th, 2016 |  


Items reported stolen from motorcycle in parking lot

Items reported stolen from motorcycle in parking lot

WILKES-BARRE TWP. — Police say items were reportedly stolen out of a tour pack of a motorcycle parked in the parking lot of Babies R Us.At 2:06 ...

April 27th, 2016 |  


Juvenile to be charged after alleged retail theft at Kohl’s

Juvenile to be charged after alleged retail theft at Kohl’s

WILKES-BARRE TWP. — Police have charged a 15-year-old juvenile male with retail theft after he was allegedly caught shoplifting at Kohl’s....

April 27th, 2016 |  


Man wearing only underwear allegedly pointed shotgun at West Pittston police officers

Man wearing only underwear allegedly pointed shotgun at West Pittston police officers

WEST PITTSTON — A man is facing a slew of charges after he allegedly pointed a shotgun at officers and resisted arrest when they tried to take h...

April 27th, 2016 updated: April 27th, 2016. |