Shooting Reported in Wilkes Barre


Wilkes Barre Police haven't released many details regarding a shooting in the city. It happened at an apartment on Monroe Street. They were alerted to the incident when a person with a gunshot wound arrived at Wilkes Barre Gen Hospital.

Jessup Planning Commission Meets


The Jessup Boro Planning Commission voted last night not to recommend a change in the Boroughs zoning ordiance to accommodate a natural gas facility. The vote however is just a recommendation and does not stop the project.

Hit and Run Investigation Continues


The investigation into the hit and run death of Larry Herbert of Wilkes Barre continues. Now Hanover Township police say they are looking for a dark colored SUV and a silver Jeep Cherokee.

Arrest Made in Wilkes Barre Stabbing


An arrest has been made in connection with the fatal stabbing of Bryan Hogan. 27 year old Matthew Vantine was charged with criminal homicide in connection with the incident which took place in January at Interfaith Heights apartments in Wilkes Barre.

Traffic Stop Ends in Scranton Drug Arrest


A traffic stop in Scranton ended with one man in custody on drug charges. It happened in the 300 block of East Market St yesterday afternoon. Ferdinand Lucido of Scranton was found in possession of suspected marijuana and other drug paraphernalia.