One man ‘critical,’ one in custody after shooting, standoff in Hazleton

One man ‘critical,’ one in custody after shooting, standoff in Hazleton

HAZLETON — One man suffered critical wounds from a shotgun and another was taken into custody without incident Tuesday following a shooting and ...

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


Police investigating attempted abduction of juvenile

Police investigating attempted abduction of juvenile

WILKES-BARRE — Police are investigating the attempted abduction of a juvenile female on Monday morning.The juvenile reported to police at 6:57 a...

January 23rd, 2017 |  


Police: Man molested juvenile, said to keep it their ‘little secret’

Police: Man molested juvenile, said to keep it their ‘little secret’

WILKES-BARRE — A man accused of inappropriately touching a juvenile, then telling the alleged victim it would be their “secret,” is ...

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


Police: Man struck, threatened to stab pregnant woman

Police: Man struck, threatened to stab pregnant woman

WILKES-BARRE — Police allege a man struck and kicked a pregnant woman, and then threatened to stab her during an altercation.Regenald Rogers, 25...

January 23rd, 2017 |  


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. |