Police: Man victim of scam, man poses as IRS employee

Police: Man victim of scam, man poses as IRS employee

WILKES-BARRE — A Wilkes-Barre man reported that he had purchased five ITune cards in the amount of $100 following a fraudulent phone call made t...

August 27th, 2016 updated: August 28th, 2016. |  


Police: Woman arrested after removing suspect items from bra

Police: Woman arrested after removing suspect items from bra

WILKES-BARRE — Police arrested a woman at about 7:40 a.m. on Saturday on Walnut Street while executing a warrant from Luzerne County.Police said...

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


Police: Woman reports rape at city park

Police: Woman reports rape at city park

WILKES-BARRE — A 19-year-old female reported that she was raped at Casey Park on North Grant Street at about 4 a.m. on Friday morning.According ...

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


Police: Man tries to disarm officer during arrest

Police: Man tries to disarm officer during arrest

WILKES-BARRE — A Wilkes-Barre man attempted to disarm a police officer early Saturday morning, according to police.Police said they were called ...

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


Police: Man stole Playstation 4 from Toys R Us

Police: Man stole Playstation 4 from Toys R Us

WILKES-BARRE — A Scranton man was cited after allegedly stealing from a toy store Friday.Police allege William Hudacheck, 30, of Jamestown Way C...

August 27th, 2016 |  


Police cite woman for smoking at intermodal center

Police cite woman for smoking at intermodal center

WILKES-BARRE — A 20-year-old Wilkes-Barre female was cited Tuesday for smoking at the James F. Conahan Intermodal Center.Police allege they foun...

August 27th, 2016 |  


State police alerting residents to utilities scam

State police alerting residents to utilities scam

Pennsylvania State Police are alerting residents about a telephone scam with callers claiming to be from PP&L Utilities.State police said theyR...

August 26th, 2016 updated: August 27th, 2016. |  


Police: Man found drooling and stumbling is cited for public drunkenness

Police: Man found drooling and stumbling is cited for public drunkenness

WILKES-BARRE — A man found drooling near a city pizza place was cited for public drunkenness Friday afternoon, according to police.According to ...

August 26th, 2016 |  


Police: 2 arrested for dealing drugs at local hotel

Police: 2 arrested for dealing drugs at local hotel

WILKES-BARRE — Police say a local hotel was the place for several drug transactions.According to police:John Maybank, 23, of Croes Avenue, Bronx...

August 26th, 2016 |  


Police searching for theft suspects

Police searching for theft suspects

WILKES-BARRE — Police are searching for two suspects in a robbery at CVS.According to police:The suspects entered the CVS Pharmacy on South Main...

August 26th, 2016 |