Alleged drug dealer dumps gun, runs from cops in Scott, charges say

Last updated: August 3, 2017 - 5:12pm

Shane Michael Bankes of Berwick is taken into the Scott Township Police station by Sgt. Joe Grassley. (Press Enterprise/Jimmy May)

ESPY — A suspected heroin dealer fled from police Thursday morning, ditching a loaded handgun in a park during the chase, charges say.


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COAL TOWNSHIP — The Northumberland County coroner has identified the mother and child who died in a wreck here Tuesday night.

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SHICKSHINNY — A trio of dog breeders turned themselves in Wednesday to each face 130 separate counts for allegedly running what an SPCA humane officer called a “house of horrors” outside...


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