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Last Updated: May 4, 2014 - 11:03am

FAIRMOUNT TWP. — The man a 16-year-old boy shot during a ruckus at a home here last week has died, reports show.
Police previously said the teen was defending his mother from...

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Last Updated: May 2, 2014 - 8:34pm

SALEM TWP. — A man and woman accused of making methamphetamine were selling the drug to pay for their own heroin use, police said.

Brent Harvey, 31, and Jessica Brudnak, 30, were...

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Last Updated: May 1, 2014 - 12:34pm

CATAWISSA — A Catawissa father molested two sisters and admitted to police that he gets sexually aroused from wrestling with the girls, ages 6 and 11, charges say.

Matthew Ryan...

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Last Updated: May 1, 2014 - 1:45pm

MADISON TWP. — A man is locked up after firing a rifle at a car with three juveniles inside, State Police say.

Kelly Josh Rhone-Ulrich told police a "suspicious" vehicle was...

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Last Updated: April 30, 2014 - 3:42pm

MILLVILLE — The Millville school board released the district’s most recent offer to its unionized teachers and listed the raises each Millville teacher would receive over five years....

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Last Updated: April 30, 2014 - 3:15pm

BLOOMSBURG — An admitted child molester said his life spiraled downhill due to heavy drinking after the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks in New York City.

“I survived 9/11 ... I was...

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Last Updated: April 29, 2014 - 5:35pm

FAIRMOUNT TWP. — A 16-year-old boy was defending his mother from being hit by an abusive boyfriend when he shot the man in the stomach with a 20-gauge shotgun, investigators believe....

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Last Updated: April 29, 2014 - 11:08am

FAIRMOUNT TWP. — A 16-year-old boy shot a man during a domestic argument Monday night in Fairmount Township, Luzerne County, State Police say.

Victim David Wheeler, 32, suffered a...

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Last Updated: April 28, 2014 - 2:57pm

ORANGEVILLE — A driver ripped up the Little League field and left $1,200 in damage behind, but made it easy for police to track him down, court papers say.

Dominick F. Santore...

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Last Updated: April 25, 2014 - 3:04pm

BUCKHORN — Louise Grove, a mother who recently spoke publicly about her daughter’s heroin-overdose death, spotted a man hunched down and apparently about to shoot up in a car next to her...

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Last Updated: April 24, 2014 - 12:44pm

BERWICK — The Vo-Tech teacher accused of groping a female student waived his right to a hearing and will face charges of indecent assault and lewd harassment in county court.

Gary...

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Last Updated: April 25, 2014 - 10:43am

The following is from the criminal complaint filed by the State Police in the arrests of Holly Ann Crawford, 39, and James Edward Roche, 31, for the alleged murder of Ronald and Jeffrey...

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Last Updated: April 24, 2014 - 12:49pm

HUNLOCK CREEK — Jealousy was the motive that triggered the double murder discovered Wednesday in Hunlock Township, court papers say.

Holly Ann Crawford and James Edward Roche...

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Last Updated: April 23, 2014 - 10:36pm

By CHRIS KREPICH
Press Enterprise Writer
HUNLOCK CREEK — Just hours after the bullet-riddled bodies of a father and son were found in a home here Wednesday, police picked up...

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