Police seek robbery suspect

Last updated: March 18, 2013 - 3:58pm


Police are looking for Samuel Andre Jeannot, 22, in connection with a Bloomsburg robbery.

BLOOMSBURG — Police are searching for a Bloomsburg University student wanted in an alleged armed robbery late Sunday night.

Authorities say two assailants with a handgun were involved in the mugging in the 400 block of East Fourth St. around 9:20 p.m. March 17.

One person was in police custody by Monday morning. But Samuel Andre Jeannot, 22, remained at large and is being considered armed and dangerous, police say. The hand gun used in the theft had not been recovered, police note.

Anyone with information in the call should call Bloomsburg Police at 784-6779 or 784-6300.

Police have warned that anyone who sees Jeannot should call 9-1-1 and not approach the suspect.

Subscribers can read what we have on the story so far here.

For all breaking news alerts and updates, follow us on Twitter.


Last Updated: November 26, 2014 - 6:21am

Expected snow has closed schools across the area. Here's a local list, according to wnep.com and whlmam.com:

Berwick Area
Bloomsburg Area...

READ MORE »

Last Updated: November 25, 2014 - 9:32pm

BERWICK — Two Berwick brothers jumped a “physically challenged” man from behind and knocked him to the ground in a brazen downtown robbery late Monday, police said.

Marvin and...

READ MORE »

Last Updated: November 25, 2014 - 2:36pm

BERWICK — A malfunctioning furnace in the visitor’s field house at Crispin Field caught fire Tuesday afternoon, sending flames shooting through the ceiling, said Berwick Fire Chief Bill...

READ MORE »