Hazleton police investigate report of students about to fight in street when armed male showed up

Hazleton police investigate report of students about to fight in street when armed male showed up

HAZLETON — City police responded to the area of Church and 7th streets just after 3 p.m. Wednesday for a report of a large group of students pre...

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


Police: Court defendant attacked probation officer

Police: Court defendant attacked probation officer

WILKES-BARRE — City police said one person is in custody after attacking a probation officer this morning.Officers said an unnamed individual, w...

May 5th, 2016 |  


Hazleton police investigating shots fired Wednesday morning

Hazleton police investigating shots fired Wednesday morning

HAZLETON — City police are investigating a report of shots fire Wednesday morning in the area of South Poplar and Juniper streets.Hazleton polic...

May 4th, 2016 |  


Police searching for men allegedly involved in alcohol theft

Police searching for men allegedly involved in alcohol theft

WILKES-BARRE TWP. — Police are searching for three suspects that were allegedly involved in a retail theft at the Wine and Spirits.At 9:07 p.m. ...

May 4th, 2016 |  


Two from Bronx charged with drug charges after search at local hotel

Two from Bronx charged with drug charges after search at local hotel

WILKES-BARRE TWP. — Police arrested Jeffrey Hawthorne, 30, and Unikqa Brown, 31, both of Bronx, New York, after they served a search warrant on ...

May 3rd, 2016 |  


Traffic stop leads to marijuana charges

Traffic stop leads to marijuana charges

WILKES-BARRE — What started out as traffic stop for equipment issues resulted in a man being charged with possession of marijuana.Sometime on Su...

May 3rd, 2016 |  


Man charged with public intoxication

Man charged with public intoxication

WILKES-BARRE — Abdullah Khairi, 21, of Wilkes-Barre, was cited for public intoxication after he was allegedly found staggering on the roadway in...

May 3rd, 2016 |  


Man cited for disorderly conduct after allegedly yelling inside store

Man cited for disorderly conduct after allegedly yelling inside store

WILKES-BARRE — Ramon Torres, 22, of Vernon, New Jersey, was cited for disorderly conduct after an incident that happened early Tuesday morning.A...

May 3rd, 2016 |  


Police: Man alleges he was hit by two men

Police: Man alleges he was hit by two men

WILKES-BARRE — Police said that at 3:38 a.m. this morning, an intoxicated man in the area of Carey Avenue reported that he was punched by two bl...

May 3rd, 2016 |  


Man charged after allegedly driving stolen vehicle

Man charged after allegedly driving stolen vehicle

WILKES-BARRE TWP. — Police have charged a Stroudsburg man after he was allegedly found driving a stolen vehicle.Police said that at 2:14 a.m. Su...

May 2nd, 2016 updated: May 2nd, 2016. |