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 21, 2016 - Page 1
DANVILLE — A state trooper who stopped to check on a motorist in Derry Township was not required to recite Miranda warnings before finding drugs in...
Published on July 20, 2016 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG —Pamela Susan Favata burst into tears and collapsed into a friend’s arms after hearing Tuesday she must spend three months in prison for...
Published on July 19, 2016 - Page 3
BLOOMSBURG — A man pleaded no contest in court last week to being so drunk and disorderly he couldn’t recall struggling with police officers who...
Published on July 17, 2016 - Page 1
FRANKLIN TWP. — An 8-year-old boy died while swimming in the Crystal Pool at Knoebels Amusement Resort on Saturday afternoon despite rescuers’ rush...
Published on July 15, 2016 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A caretaker who stole from a woman’s home — then harassed her by phone after being arrested —was sentenced to a year’s probation and...
Published on July 15, 2016 - Page 3
BLOOMSBURG — A drunken driver who farted and told a police officer “that’s for you” while being taken into custody was paroled at sentencing this...
Published on July 14, 2016 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — Two men pleaded guilty Wednesday in an armed robbery at a downtown jewelry store during which a clerk was forced to the floor at...
Published on July 13, 2016 - Page 5
BLOOMSBURG — A Montour Township man found heavily intoxicated and in the middle of Grovania Drive with a bicycle on top of him has pleaded guilty to...
Published on July 12, 2016 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A South Centre Township man arrested for driving under the influence of drugs with two small children in his car was given a deal Monday...
Published on July 12, 2016 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A business owner pleaded guilty Monday to possessing a large amount of crystal meth that was mistakenly delivered to the Berwick Area...