Police: Handgun, drugs found in vehicle during traffic stop

Police: Handgun, drugs found in vehicle during traffic stop

WILKES-BARRE — Two men are facing charges after police allegedly found drugs and a stolen handgun inside a vehicle during a traffic stop.One of ...

March 27th, 2017 |  


Two men arrested in Hazleton for heroin

Two men arrested in Hazleton for heroin

HAZLETON — Two men — one from Hazleton and the other from New York — were arrested in a heroin bust Thursday after a search warrant ...

March 24th, 2017 updated: March 24th, 2017. |  


Crestwood student charged with having knife on school property

Crestwood student charged with having knife on school property

WILKES-BARRE — Police say a Crestwood student caught with a knife on school property forgot it was in his vehicle.Seth Jordan Edwards, 18, was c...

March 23rd, 2017 updated: March 23rd, 2017. |  


Police: Officers sustained injuries during foot pursuit of suspect

Police: Officers sustained injuries during foot pursuit of suspect

WEST PITTSTON — A man is facing charges after police say he was found inside the fenced area of a towing company, and subsequently led police on...

March 23rd, 2017 |  


Police: Ukrainian man assaulted, robbed man inside vehicle

Police: Ukrainian man assaulted, robbed man inside vehicle

WILKES-BARRE — A Ukrainian man is facing charges after he allegedly robbed two people while they were inside a vehicle.Valeriy Nyevdakh, 56, fac...

March 22nd, 2017 |  


Police: Edwardsville man texted assistant district attorney to set up drug deal

Police: Edwardsville man texted assistant district attorney to set up drug deal

EDWARDSVILLE — It happens — sometimes, that text or phone call is sent to the wrong number.For an Edwardsville man allegedly trying to set...

March 21st, 2017 updated: March 21st, 2017. |  


Hazleton Police: Man who stabbed woman was later shot by security

Hazleton Police: Man who stabbed woman was later shot by security

HAZLETON — A man is facing aggravated assault charges after police allege he stabbed a woman in the chest multiple times.The suspect, according ...

March 20th, 2017 updated: March 20th, 2017. |  


Wilkes-Barre Police: Man robbed at gunpoint inside vehicle

Wilkes-Barre Police: Man robbed at gunpoint inside vehicle

WILKES-BARRE — Two juveniles and one adult are facing charges after police allege they robbed a man at gunpoint.The victim, identified as a 23-y...

March 20th, 2017 updated: March 20th, 2017. |  


Two men arrested for public drunkenness after flagging down officer

Two men arrested for public drunkenness after flagging down officer

WILKES-BARRE — Two men were arrested after flagging down a police officer Saturday in Wilkes-Barre.According to police, the men, Dustin Hepburn,...

March 19th, 2017 |  


Police: Trio arrested after dispute

Police: Trio arrested after dispute

Trio accused of misconductWILKES-BARRE — Police arrested three city residents after a dispute on North Empire Court.According to police, Matthew...

March 14th, 2017 |