Man found passed out on Public Square, cited for public drunkenness

Man found passed out on Public Square, cited for public drunkenness

WILKES-BARRE — Police on Saturday cited a man who they say was passed out under a tree on Public Square with an open container next to him.David...

May 29th, 2016 |  


Man cited for dumping bags of cat feces on city street

Man cited for dumping bags of cat feces on city street

WILKES-BARRE — A city man was cited Saturday for charges he dumped bags containing cat feces on Brown Street.Richard McCarthy, who lives on near...

May 28th, 2016 |  


Wilkes-Barre man killed after car, motorcycle collide in Wyoming County

Wilkes-Barre man killed after car, motorcycle collide in Wyoming County

MESHOPPEN TWP. — A Wilkes-Barre man was killed when his motorcycle collided with another vehicle Friday morning in Wyoming County.John Machinsho...

May 28th, 2016 |  


Charges pending for pair who struck, threatened to kill elderly woman

Charges pending for pair who struck, threatened to kill elderly woman

WILKES-BARRE — Charges are pending for two people who allegedly threatened to kill a 66-year-old woman.Christie Lord, 20, and Brian Lamont Watso...

May 28th, 2016 |  


Police: Man bought cupcake, robbed cash register

Police: Man bought cupcake, robbed cash register

WILKES-BARRE — Police say a man who bought a Little Debbie oatmeal cupcake from Turkey Hill on East Main Street early Saturday morning swiped $1...

May 28th, 2016 |  


Police in Pittston investigating an armed robbery at Dollar General

Police in Pittston investigating an armed robbery at Dollar General

PITTSTON — Police are investigating an armed robbery they say happened at Dollar General this morning.According to police, a black man entered t...

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


City police searching for retail theft suspect

City police searching for retail theft suspect

WILKES-BARRE — Police are searching for a man accused of stealing items from Turkey Hill.At 10:32 p.m. on Thursday, the man entered the store on...

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


Police: Over $28,000 reported stolen from a parked vehicle

Police: Over $28,000 reported stolen from a parked vehicle

WILKES-BARRE — Police say over $28,000 was reported stolen from a parked vehicle overnight on May 17.The victim reported to police that $28,400 ...

May 26th, 2016 |  


Kingston man faces drug charges after police execute search warrant on residence

Kingston man faces drug charges after police execute search warrant on residence

KINGSTON — Police have charged a man with numerous drug charges after serving a search warrant at a residence on North Thomas Avenue on Tuesday....

May 25th, 2016 |  


Police: Wilkes-Barre man vomited 10 bags of heroin while in emergency room

Police: Wilkes-Barre man vomited 10 bags of heroin while in emergency room

WILKES-BARRE — Police have charged a man after he allegedly vomited 10 bags of suspected heroin while in the emergency room at Wilkes-Barre Gene...

May 24th, 2016 updated: May 24th, 2016. |