Police: Report of gunshot leads to the discovery of over 1,000 bags of heroin

Police: Report of gunshot leads to the discovery of over 1,000 bags of heroin

WILKES-BARRE — A report of a gunshot led to a 19-year-old man facing charges and officers seizing over 1,000 bags of heroin, according to police...

June 30th, 2016 updated: June 30th, 2016. |  


Police: Copper wire, scrap reported stolen from shed at Verizon building

Police: Copper wire, scrap reported stolen from shed at Verizon building

WILKES-BARRE TWP. — Police are investigating a reported theft of copper from a Verizon building.Police said that at 12:20 p.m. Monday, the facil...

June 29th, 2016 |  


Man charged with DUI after allegedly hitting pole with vehicle

Man charged with DUI after allegedly hitting pole with vehicle

WILKES-BARRE TWP. — A Tennessee man has been charged with DUI after police say he struck a light pole in the Motel 6 parking lot.Police said tha...

June 29th, 2016 |  


Police: Intoxicated men stumbled past officers on patrol in Wilkes-Barre

Police: Intoxicated men stumbled past officers on patrol in Wilkes-Barre

WILKES-BARRE — Two men are facing public intoxication charges after police allege they stumbled in front of officers on patrol while intoxicated...

June 29th, 2016 |  


Police: Man had teenager who owed him money sell marijuana

Police: Man had teenager who owed him money sell marijuana

WILKES-BARRE — Police have charged a man after he allegedly used a juvenile to sell marijuana Friday.Police said that at 5:03 p.m. Friday, offic...

June 29th, 2016 |  


Police: Debit card information used to make unauthorized purchases

Police: Debit card information used to make unauthorized purchases

WILKES-BARRE TWP. — The unauthorized use of a credit card resulted in over $100 in purchases, according to police.At 6 p.m. Monday, a woman repo...

June 28th, 2016 updated: June 28th, 2016. |  


Police: Man wanted in New York City arrested in Wilkes-Barre Township

Police: Man wanted in New York City arrested in Wilkes-Barre Township

WILKES-BARRE TWP. — Police say a man was arrested Monday when police learned he had a warrant for his arrest out of New York City.Police said th...

June 28th, 2016 |  


Scattered areas of traffic congestion reported in the Wyoming Valley

Scattered areas of traffic congestion reported in the Wyoming Valley

Scattered areas of traffic congestion in the Wyoming Valley could add a few minutes onto the commute this morning.Heavy congestion is reported in the ...

June 28th, 2016 |  


Wireless router reported stolen from Walmart in Wilkes-Barre Township

Wireless router reported stolen from Walmart in Wilkes-Barre Township

WILKES-BARRE TWP. — Police are investigating a report of retail theft at Walmart that occurred Sunday.At 8:08 p.m. Sunday, security for the stor...

June 27th, 2016 |  


Flat screen televisions, DVDs reported stolen from camper in Tunkhannock

Flat screen televisions, DVDs reported stolen from camper in Tunkhannock

TUNKHANNOCK — Police are searching for a suspect in a robbery that allegedly took place at the Stony Mountain Road Campgrounds.Police said that ...

June 27th, 2016 updated: June 27th, 2016. |