Pittston man pleads guilty to conspiracy to distribute bath salts

Pittston man pleads guilty to conspiracy to distribute bath salts

SCRANTON — A Pittston man pleaded guilty on Thursday to participating in a conspiracy to distribute bath salts.The U.S. Attorney’s Office ...

January 20th, 2017 |  


Berwick police searching for woman wanted in connection with assault

Berwick police searching for woman wanted in connection with assault

BERWICK — Police are searching for a woman connected to an early morning assault of a 56-year-old woman.According to police:Officers were dispat...

January 20th, 2017 |  


Police: Woman soliciting in Hanover Township was wanted by sheriffs

Police: Woman soliciting in Hanover Township was wanted by sheriffs

HANOVER TWP. — A woman was arrested Wednesday after soliciting residents for a carpet cleaning business.According to police, Cheynne Brown, 26, ...

January 19th, 2017 |  


AAA: Average gas prices are down slightly from last week

AAA: Average gas prices are down slightly from last week

Average gas prices didn’t budge overnight, but all are down slightly from last week.AAA Mid-Atlantic provided the following data for today’...

January 19th, 2017 |  


UPDATED: Police name suspect in Nanticoke homicide

UPDATED: Police name suspect in Nanticoke homicide

NANTICOKE — Pennsylvania State Police are searching for the suspect in a homicide which happened in Nanticoke early Wednesday morning.Late Thurs...

January 19th, 2017 updated: January 20th, 2017. |  


Former Exeter Hose Co. treasurer Stephanie McNeil headed to county court

Former Exeter Hose Co. treasurer Stephanie McNeil headed to county court

WEST PITTSTON — A former Exeter fire company treasurer who allegedly stole over $67,000 was in court Wednesday.Stephanie Lynn McNeil, 34, and he...

January 18th, 2017 updated: January 18th, 2017. |  


Wilkes-Barre man accused of raping Dupont woman heading to county court on charges

Wilkes-Barre man accused of raping Dupont woman heading to county court on charges

PITTSTON — A Wilkes-Barre man accused of raping a woman in September is heading to higher court on charges.Almyadd VanDyke, 36, appeared before ...

January 18th, 2017 |  


Police: Suspect displayed firearm, robbed man on Pierce Street Bridge

Police: Suspect displayed firearm, robbed man on Pierce Street Bridge

WILKES-BARRE — Police said a suspect armed with a firearm robbed a man of cash Tuesday.The victim came to police headquarters at 10:45 a.m. Tues...

January 18th, 2017 |  


Nanticoke police investigating early morning Cocoa Hut robbery

Nanticoke police investigating early morning Cocoa Hut robbery

NANTICOKE — A man is wanted for robbing a city convenience store early Tuesday morning.Police Chief Tom Wall said officers were called to an arm...

January 17th, 2017 |  


Man charged after allegedly sexually abusing girl for years

Man charged after allegedly sexually abusing girl for years

WILKES-BARRE — A man is facing charges after he allegedly sexually abused a woman for several years.Felix Ayala, 36, faces charges of indecent a...

January 17th, 2017 updated: January 17th, 2017. |