Police: Man acted disorderly in Popeye’s demanding free meal

Police: Man acted disorderly in Popeye’s demanding free meal

WILKES-BARRE — A man is facing disorderly conduct charges after he allegedly became belligerent inside Popeye’s demanding a discounted or ...

December 7th, 2016 |  


Police: Man jumped onto vehicle to prevent it from being towed

Police: Man jumped onto vehicle to prevent it from being towed

WILKES-BARRE — A man is facing charges after he allegedly jumped onto a vehicle in a failed attempt to prevent it from being towed.Police said o...

December 7th, 2016 |  


AAA: Average gas prices are up a few cents from last week

AAA: Average gas prices are up a few cents from last week

Average gas prices didn’t budge overnight, but they are up a few cents from last week.AAA Mid-Atlantic provided the following data for todayR...

December 7th, 2016 |  


Police: Man tried to strangle infant, attacked the mother when confronted

Police: Man tried to strangle infant, attacked the mother when confronted

WILKES-BARRE — A man is facing aggravated assault charges after police said a woman caught him trying to strangle a 6-month old infant, and then...

December 7th, 2016 updated: December 7th, 2016. |  


Wilkes-Barre man accused of grocery-store stabbing is apologetic at hearing

Wilkes-Barre man accused of grocery-store stabbing is apologetic at hearing

WILKES-BARRE — A man accused of stabbing another man inside a grocery store in November was apologetic at his preliminary hearing Tuesday.Kennet...

December 6th, 2016 updated: December 6th, 2016. |  


Man charged after allegedly burglarizing residence in Wilkes-Barre

Man charged after allegedly burglarizing residence in Wilkes-Barre

WILKES-BARRE — A Wilkes-Barre man is facing charges after he was allegedly caught burglarizing a residence.Police responded to a residence on Ea...

December 6th, 2016 |  


Police: Man, having overdosed, found in Wilkes-Barre General Hospital bathroom

Police: Man, having overdosed, found in Wilkes-Barre General Hospital bathroom

WILKES-BARRE — A Hunlock Creek man was found in a bathroom of Wilkes-Barre General Hospital having overdosed, according to police. Matthew Perkin...

December 5th, 2016 updated: December 5th, 2016. |  


Nanticoke police: Woman alerted bystanders to robbery by honking car horn

Nanticoke police: Woman alerted bystanders to robbery by honking car horn

NANTICOKE — City police are asking residents to be especially cautious while shopping during the holiday season, noting a woman was robbed outsi...

December 1st, 2016 |  


Mexican man transporting heroin across country to spend more than 12 years in prison

Mexican man transporting heroin across country to spend more than 12 years in prison

SCRANTON — A Mexican citizen who claimed his 151-month prison sentence, stemming from transporting heroin across the country, was unreasonable h...

December 1st, 2016 |  


2 teens charged in Wilkes-Barre after allegedly beating, robbing another teen

2 teens charged in Wilkes-Barre after allegedly beating, robbing another teen

WILKES-BARRE — Two teenagers are facing charges as adults after they allegedly attacked and robbed another teenager.Al-Shamik Lee, 17, of Wilkes...

December 1st, 2016 updated: December 1st, 2016. |