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Pittston man charged after allegedly trying to buy a firearm illegally

Pittston man charged after allegedly trying to buy a firearm illegally

HANOVER TWP. — A Pittston man was charged with a weapons violation after he allegedly tried to unlawfully purchase a …

July 29th, 2015 |  

Police nab Wilkes-Barre man wanted for allegedly robbing, assaulting ex-girlfriend

Police nab Wilkes-Barre man wanted for allegedly robbing, assaulting ex-girlfriend

WILKES-BARRE — A man who police wanted for allegedly assaulting and robbing his ex-girlfriend earlier this month was taken into …

July 28th, 2015 |  

Police investigating attempted theft at Jenkins Twp. car wash

Police investigating attempted theft at Jenkins Twp. car wash

JENKINS TOWNSHIP — Police are investigating an attempted theft from the Dolphin Car Wash on Route 315 on Monday night. …

July 28th, 2015 updated: July 28th, 2015. |  

Cops: Man charged after ‘sucker punching’ another in Plains Township

PLAINS TOWNSHIP — One man faces charges after he allegedly “sucker punched” another man during a fight Monday night. At …

July 28th, 2015 |  

Charges filed after reported vehicle break-ins

Charges filed after reported vehicle break-ins

WILKES-BARRE — Police responded to the report of two males breaking into cars near South Franklin and Ross street at …

July 28th, 2015 |  

Police: West Pittston woman found lying near railroad tracks wanted to go to sleep

Police: West Pittston woman found lying near railroad tracks wanted to go to sleep

PLAINS TWP. — Police observed a person lying near the railroad tracks on Cleveland Street at about 1 a.m. on …

July 28th, 2015 updated: July 28th, 2015. |  

Freeland man leads police on high-speed chase after Kmart robbery

Freeland man leads police on high-speed chase after Kmart robbery

HAZLE TWP. — State police on Saturday were dispatched to a report of a retail theft and hit-run at the …

July 28th, 2015 |  

Wilkes-Barre man reportedly pistol whipped and robbed over the weekend

Wilkes-Barre man reportedly pistol whipped and robbed over the weekend

WILKES-BARRE — A 41-year-old city man reported he was pistol whipped and robbed early Saturday morning in the area of …

July 28th, 2015 |  

Wilkes-Barre man allegedly performed sex act in public while highly intoxicated

Wilkes-Barre man allegedly performed sex act in public while highly intoxicated

WILKES-BARRE — Police said a city man who reportedly performed a sex act in public downtown was arrested late Friday …

July 28th, 2015 |  

UPDATE: State AG calls Hazle Township ecstasy lab bust among largest in state

UPDATE: State AG calls Hazle Township ecstasy lab bust among largest in state

HAZLE TWP. — A township man was arraigned Tuesday on drug manufacturing charges after authorities allegedly found ecstasy and equipment …

July 28th, 2015 updated: July 28th, 2015. |  

Duryea police: Man threatened girlfriend, daughter with machete

Duryea police: Man threatened girlfriend, daughter with machete

DURYEA — A borough man was taken into custody at about 1:30 p.m. on Friday on charges that he threatened …

July 27th, 2015 |  

Wilkes-Barre couple arrested following alleged domestic dispute

Wilkes-Barre couple arrested following alleged domestic dispute

WILKES-BARRE — Police said they responded to a residence on West River Street at about 8:30 a.m. Sunday for a …

July 27th, 2015 |  

Woman reports unauthorized charges on lost bank card

Woman reports unauthorized charges on lost bank card

WILKES-BARRE — A 21-year-old woman reported Saturday she lost her bank card on June 22 and when she called to …

July 23rd, 2015 |  

Speakers stolen from car that had window smashed in Hazleton

Speakers stolen from car that had window smashed in Hazleton

HAZLETON — City police reported Wednesday speakers were stolen from a vehicle that had a window smashed in the area …

July 23rd, 2015 |  

Teen boy charged with sexual assault

Teen boy charged with sexual assault

RANSOM TWP. — State police at Dunmore said a 14-year-old boy from Clarks Summit was charged with aggravated indecent assault …

July 23rd, 2015 updated: July 23rd, 2015. |  

Cars reportedly damaged in Hanover Township

Cars reportedly damaged in Hanover Township

HANOVER TWP. — Police say that two vehicles were reportedly damaged earlier this week. According to police: • Angela Evans …

July 23rd, 2015 updated: July 23rd, 2015. |  

Wilkes-Barre man charged with assault after 911 hang up call investigation

Wilkes-Barre man charged with assault after 911 hang up call investigation

WILKES-BARRE — A Wilkes-Barre man was charged with simple assault early Monday during an investigation of a 911 hang up …

July 22nd, 2015 |  

Man charged after marijuana allegedly found in vehicle during traffic stop

Man charged after marijuana allegedly found in vehicle during traffic stop

WILKES-BARRE TWP. — Police arrested Kevin Longazel, 37, Freeland, after stopping him for an alleged traffic violation near Blackman Street …

July 22nd, 2015 updated: July 22nd, 2015. |  

Wilkes-Barre man cited after alleged altercation with tow truck driver

Wilkes-Barre man cited after alleged altercation with tow truck driver

WILKES-BARRE — City police cited Lennox Samuel, 37, of Wilkes-Barre, with harassment when he allegedly struck Robert Kadluboski in the …

July 22nd, 2015 updated: July 22nd, 2015. |  

Woman released safely during police stand-off after domestic disturbance in Wilkes-Barre

Woman released safely during police stand-off after domestic disturbance in Wilkes-Barre

WILKES-BARRE — City police responded to a domestic disturbance-turned-standoff Tuesday night, with a female victim released safely to police. Police …

July 22nd, 2015 updated: July 22nd, 2015. |  

Butler Township store damaged during burglary

Butler Township store damaged during burglary

BUTLER TWP. — Township police investigating an alarm at Country Corners at 3:15 a.m. on July 10 discovered an unknown …

July 21st, 2015 |  

Man wanted for missing court hearing apprehended in public square

Man wanted for missing court hearing apprehended in public square

WILKES-BARRE — City police apprehended Alfred Pennino, 32, address listed as homeless, when he was found sleeping on a bench …

July 21st, 2015 |  

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