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Armed robbery reported on Wilkes-Barre street in broad daylight

Armed robbery reported on Wilkes-Barre street in broad daylight

WILKES-BARRE — Two people reported they were robbed at gunpoint Wednesday afternoon while walking near the South Street Bridge. City …

July 29th, 2015 updated: July 29th, 2015. |  

Suspect in assault welcomes police with spice blunt

Suspect in assault welcomes police with spice blunt

WILKES-BARRE — A suspect accused of domestic assault welcomed police at his residence while smoking a spice blunt on Sunday, …

July 29th, 2015 |  

Police: Man high on synthetic pot found dragging high woman along sidewalk

Police: Man high on synthetic pot found dragging high woman along sidewalk

WILKES-BARRE — A Pittston man and a Scranton woman were arrested and cited with public drunkenness after an incident on …

July 29th, 2015 updated: July 29th, 2015. |  

Females cited with disorderly conduct after street fight in Wilkes-Barre

Females cited with disorderly conduct after street fight in Wilkes-Barre

WILKES-BARRE — Two females were cited with disorderly conduct after a street fight on July 23. Police responded to North …

July 29th, 2015 |  

Man charged with shoplifting ink cartridges from Wilkes-Barre Township Kmart

Man charged with shoplifting ink cartridges from Wilkes-Barre Township Kmart

WILKES-BARRE TWP. — Police arrested Brandon Seraifin, 25, Huntington Mills, at about 5 p.m. on Saturday for allegedly selecting five …

July 29th, 2015 |  

Police: Woman to be cited after kicking cars at Woodlands Inn

Police: Woman to be cited after kicking cars at Woodlands Inn

PLAINS TWP. — Police were called to the Woodlands Inn at about 1 a.m. on Friday for the report of …

July 29th, 2015 |  

Police file drug charges against four people in the last week

Police file drug charges against four people in the last week

WILKES-BARRE — City police recently filed charges for drug possession or possession of drug paraphernalia in the following incidents: • …

July 29th, 2015 updated: July 29th, 2015. |  

Two men charged in separate trespassing cases

Two men charged in separate trespassing cases

WILKES-BARRE — Police filed trespass charges in the following incidents: • Michael William Tullai, 25, of Plymouth, was charged with …

July 29th, 2015 |  

Pittston man charged after allegedly trying to buy a firearm illegally

Pittston man charged after allegedly trying to buy a firearm illegally

HANOVER TWP. — A Pittston man was charged with a weapons violation after he allegedly tried to unlawfully purchase a …

July 29th, 2015 updated: July 29th, 2015. |  

Police nab Wilkes-Barre man wanted for allegedly robbing, assaulting ex-girlfriend

Police nab Wilkes-Barre man wanted for allegedly robbing, assaulting ex-girlfriend

WILKES-BARRE — A man who police wanted for allegedly assaulting and robbing his ex-girlfriend earlier this month was taken into …

July 28th, 2015 |  

Police investigating attempted theft at Jenkins Twp. car wash

Police investigating attempted theft at Jenkins Twp. car wash

JENKINS TOWNSHIP — Police are investigating an attempted theft from the Dolphin Car Wash on Route 315 on Monday night. …

July 28th, 2015 updated: July 28th, 2015. |  

Cops: Man charged after ‘sucker punching’ another in Plains Township

PLAINS TOWNSHIP — One man faces charges after he allegedly “sucker punched” another man during a fight Monday night. At …

July 28th, 2015 |  

Charges filed after reported vehicle break-ins

Charges filed after reported vehicle break-ins

WILKES-BARRE — Police responded to the report of two males breaking into cars near South Franklin and Ross street at …

July 28th, 2015 |  

Police: West Pittston woman found lying near railroad tracks wanted to go to sleep

Police: West Pittston woman found lying near railroad tracks wanted to go to sleep

PLAINS TWP. — Police observed a person lying near the railroad tracks on Cleveland Street at about 1 a.m. on …

July 28th, 2015 updated: July 28th, 2015. |  

Freeland man leads police on high-speed chase after Kmart robbery

Freeland man leads police on high-speed chase after Kmart robbery

HAZLE TWP. — State police on Saturday were dispatched to a report of a retail theft and hit-run at the …

July 28th, 2015 |  

Wilkes-Barre man reportedly pistol whipped and robbed over the weekend

Wilkes-Barre man reportedly pistol whipped and robbed over the weekend

WILKES-BARRE — A 41-year-old city man reported he was pistol whipped and robbed early Saturday morning in the area of …

July 28th, 2015 |  

Wilkes-Barre man allegedly performed sex act in public while highly intoxicated

Wilkes-Barre man allegedly performed sex act in public while highly intoxicated

WILKES-BARRE — Police said a city man who reportedly performed a sex act in public downtown was arrested late Friday …

July 28th, 2015 |  

UPDATE: State AG calls Hazle Township ecstasy lab bust among largest in state

UPDATE: State AG calls Hazle Township ecstasy lab bust among largest in state

HAZLE TWP. — A township man was arraigned Tuesday on drug manufacturing charges after authorities allegedly found ecstasy and equipment …

July 28th, 2015 updated: July 28th, 2015. |  

Duryea police: Man threatened girlfriend, daughter with machete

Duryea police: Man threatened girlfriend, daughter with machete

DURYEA — A borough man was taken into custody at about 1:30 p.m. on Friday on charges that he threatened …

July 27th, 2015 |  

Wilkes-Barre couple arrested following alleged domestic dispute

Wilkes-Barre couple arrested following alleged domestic dispute

WILKES-BARRE — Police said they responded to a residence on West River Street at about 8:30 a.m. Sunday for a …

July 27th, 2015 |  

Woman reports unauthorized charges on lost bank card

Woman reports unauthorized charges on lost bank card

WILKES-BARRE — A 21-year-old woman reported Saturday she lost her bank card on June 22 and when she called to …

July 23rd, 2015 |  

Speakers stolen from car that had window smashed in Hazleton

Speakers stolen from car that had window smashed in Hazleton

HAZLETON — City police reported Wednesday speakers were stolen from a vehicle that had a window smashed in the area …

July 23rd, 2015 |  

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