A Shamokin native, Bogdan is the Press Enterprise's senior writer. He covers courtroom proceedings. Outside work, he enjoys Boston sports teams and Mexican beer.

Latest by Leon Bogdan

Published on July 23, 2017 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A Luzerne County man who sent a 14-year-old girl into the Columbia Mall to purchase items with fake $100 bills was placed on probation...
Published on July 22, 2017 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A Columbia County jury decided Friday a Berwick man acted in self-defense when he shot another man in the groin during a heated street...
Published on July 22, 2017 - Page 1
MONTOUR TWP. — A pit bull terrier was allegedly struck twice with a brick paver by an angry neighbor during a dispute that sent the dog to a hospital...
Published on July 21, 2017 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A man on trial for attempted homicide and related charges shot a Berwick man out of self-defense when he was threatened, the court was...
Published on July 20, 2017 - Page 3
DANVILLE — A man was put on extended probation after he pleaded guilty Monday to resisting arrest when State Police were called last winter to remove...
Published on July 19, 2017 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — An inmate from rural Benton was beaten and kicked in the head as he slept in his cell at Columbia County Prison, and another prisoner...
Published on July 19, 2017 - Page 17
BLOOMSBURG — A Berwick woman, tested at more than five times the legal limit for drinking after an accident last year, has pleaded guilty to driving...
Published on July 17, 2017 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A woman admitted in court to firing a gun at her husband during a heated argument in their Orangeville home last summer. The bullet...
Published on July 17, 2017 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — An ex-prison guard who was arrested for smuggling tobacco and fake heroin to inmates at Columbia County Prison pleaded guilty to a drug...
Published on July 16, 2017 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A Philadelphia man pleaded guilty to shooting another man in the face during a struggle outside an apartment building here last fall....