A Luzerne County jury on Wednesday convicted a Hazleton homicide suspect of illegally possessing a gun in February when, prosecutors say, he fatally shot a man outside a Hazleton bar. The illegal weapons charge against Terrance W. Clarke was tried separately from the homicide case and his murder trial will be slated for a future date.
The Citizens' Voice, Thu, Oct 30 2014 @ 04:25 AM
The game commission says it is getting a lot of calls and questions from people wondering why it wasn't involved in trapping or tranquilizing four bears at the airport in Luzerne County. But the wildlife experts say Wilkes-Barre/Scranton International Airport staff made the right choice killing the mother bear and three cubs.
WNEP-TV Moosic, Wed, Oct 29 2014 @ 05:58 PM
According to an order filed Oct. 20 in Luzerne County Court, a judge is scheduled to determine liability beginning Sept. 28, 2015, in the death of Mary Mosca, 61. Her daughter, former "Bachelor" contender Elise Mosca, is listed as executor of her mother's estate.
The Times Leader, Wed, Oct 29 2014 @ 05:24 PM
Krystal Begliomini, accused of an Oct. 15 bank robbery in West Pittston, is seen being led into a court proceeding on Wednesday. Krystal Begliomini, accused of an Oct. 15 bank robbery in West Pittston, is seen being led into a court proceeding on Wednesday.
The Times Leader, Wed, Oct 29 2014 @ 01:14 PM
Quentin Lee Moore was arraigned Wednesday on charges of possession of a prohibited offensive weapon, possession of a controlled substance and public drunkenness. According to court records he's pleaded guilty in the past to driving under the influence, served jail time for retail theft and is awaiting trial on a July retail theft charge.
The Times-Tribune, Wed, Oct 29 2014 @ 10:51 AM
A Nanticoke resident was arrested Saturday after he allegedly assaulted and injured his 15-year-old son in his home on South Hanover Street, police said. According to the affidavit, Nanticoke police responded to a call from a neighbor, explaining that Thomas Joseph Andrejack Jr. allegedly assaulted his son for drinking one of his beers.
The Citizens' Voice, Wed, Oct 29 2014 @ 04:06 AM
In a race between two impressive candidates, Eileen Cipriani gets our nod to become state representative for the 120th Legislative District. Voters should put her in the post, allowing the Democrat to expand her impressive track record of public service to the Wyoming Valley's West Side communities.
The Times Leader, Wed, Oct 29 2014 @ 11:45 PM
The former Wilkes-Barre Township fire chief is scheduled to appear on Nov. 26 for a pretrial conference before Judge Joseph F. Sklarosky Jr., according to a court order. The move comes after the state Supreme Court denied a prosecution appeal in the case last month.
The Times Leader, Wed, Oct 29 2014 @ 06:52 PM