Mountain Top couple charged with allegedly leaving children locked in car

Mountain Top couple charged with allegedly leaving children locked in car

NANTICOKE — A Mountain Top-area couple were arraigned Wednesday on combined 22 misdemeanor counts of child endangerment for allegedly leaving tw...

August 31st, 2016 |  


Kistler Elementary School briefly locked down Friday morning after reports of shots fired

Kistler Elementary School briefly locked down Friday morning after reports of shots fired

WILKES-BARRE — One man was charged with disorderly conduct after shooting a BB gun near Kistler Elementary School on Wednesday morning.The incid...

August 31st, 2016 |  


Police: Man reports cell phone stolen after girlfriend leaves it in store during theft

Police: Man reports cell phone stolen after girlfriend leaves it in store during theft

WILKES-BARRE TWP. — A man reported his cell phone was stolen Tuesday, telling police someone had stolen it from his girlfriend while she was sho...

August 31st, 2016 |  


Hanover woman charged with possession of paraphernalia, suboxone

Hanover woman charged with possession of paraphernalia, suboxone

WILKES-BARRE — A Hanover Township woman was charged with possession of drug paraphernalia and of suboxone that was not prescribed.According to p...

August 31st, 2016 |  


Police, FBI investigating robbery at M&T Bank Tuesday in Hughestown

Police, FBI investigating robbery at M&T Bank Tuesday in Hughestown

HUGHESTOWN — Officials are investigating a robbery at the M&T Bank located at 2 Rachel Lane along the Pittston Bypass Tuesday afternoon.Acco...

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


Woman reports television stolen while she slept

WILKES-BARRE — Police responded to a report of a stolen television early Tuesday morningA resident of O’Neil Avenue said she was awakened ...

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


Police: Suspect struck man in groin, stole sneakers

Police: Suspect struck man in groin, stole sneakers

WILKES-BARRE — Police are investigating a theft of sneakers off a man that was sleeping.Police said that at 3:53 p.m. Sunday, a man reported he ...

August 29th, 2016 |  


Two women charged with harassment after allegedly striking others

Two women charged with harassment after allegedly striking others

WILKES-BARRE — Police have charged two women with harassment after they allegedly struck two other people.Police said that at 9:41 p.m. Sunday, ...

August 29th, 2016 |  


West Hazleton police investigate report of fight with bats, knives, machete

West Hazleton police investigate report of fight with bats, knives, machete

WEST HAZLETON — A large group of people armed with baseball bats, knives and a large machete were fighting on a borough street on Sunday afterno...

August 28th, 2016 updated: August 29th, 2016. |  


Police: Armed robbers hit Wilkes-Barre Turkey Hill

Police: Armed robbers hit Wilkes-Barre Turkey Hill

WILKES-BARRE — Two men robbed Turkey Hill at gunpoint at about 3:30 a.m. on Saturday morning, according to police.The two men entered the North ...

August 28th, 2016 updated: August 28th, 2016. |