Kingston police: Woman bit, injured probation officers during struggle

Kingston police: Woman bit, injured probation officers during struggle

KINGSTON — A woman is facing charges after she allegedly bit officers that were attempting to take her into custody.The officers bitten, accordi...

March 29th, 2017 |  


Man accused of sexually assaulting minor heading to county court

Man accused of sexually assaulting minor heading to county court

WILKES-BARRE — A man is facing charges after he allegedly sexually assaulted a minor over the course of several months.Following an agreement wi...

March 29th, 2017 |  


Club treasurer accused of theft heading to county court

Club treasurer accused of theft heading to county court

JEDDO — The ex-treasurer of the Jeddo Stars Athletic Association is heading to higher court on charges he stole more than $41,000 from the club....

March 29th, 2017 |  


Wilkes-Barre General Hospital emergency room put on lockdown Monday

Wilkes-Barre General Hospital emergency room put on lockdown Monday

WILKES-BARRE — The emergency room at Wilkes-Barre General Hospital was placed on lockdown Monday evening after a man walked in with a mysterious...

March 27th, 2017 updated: March 28th, 2017. |  


Two face drug charges after getting stuck in snow during driving ban

Two face drug charges after getting stuck in snow during driving ban

WILKES-BARRE — Two city residents were arrested on drug charges after the vehicle they were in became stuck in snow while a travel ban was in ef...

March 27th, 2017 |  


Marshals arrest 2 area men wanted on robbery, sexual misconduct charges

Marshals arrest 2 area men wanted on robbery, sexual misconduct charges

Two local men wanted by police departments in the Poconos and South Carolina have been arrested by the U.S. Marshals Service, officials announced Mond...

March 27th, 2017 updated: March 27th, 2017. |  


Police: Investigation led to arrest of man wanted in Ohio

Police: Investigation led to arrest of man wanted in Ohio

NANTICOKE — What was initially a criminal mischief investigation resulted in police arresting a man wanted by authorities in Ohio.Police said of...

March 27th, 2017 |  


Three charged after alleged altercation at Wilkes-Barre nightclub

Three charged after alleged altercation at Wilkes-Barre nightclub

WILKES-BARRE — An incident inside the Ali Baba Lounge early Saturday morning resulted in three suspects facing charges.Police said officers enco...

March 27th, 2017 updated: March 27th, 2017. |  


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. |