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 May 27, 2016 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A Scott Township man charged with abusing a cat by hitting it with a screwdriver and endangering others by touching off a couch fire by...
Published on May 26, 2016 - Page 1
SCOTT TWP. — Two Berwick men were jailed Tuesday after a $200 heroin deal set up by police in a store parking lot here, including one suspect who...
Published on May 25, 2016 - Page 3
BLOOMSBURG — A Berwick woman busted as part of a meth-making operation was given a state prison term of nine to 18 months. Sherry Lunger, 45,...
Published on May 24, 2016 - Page 1
MONTOUR TWP. — A robbery suspect’s sister pretended to be his girlfriend before they stole a woman’s laptop and sped off in a car last week, police...
Published on May 23, 2016 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A man from Mount Pocono tried running from police, then fought and head-butted a padded wall at the Bloomsburg police station after he...
Published on May 21, 2016 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A man who’s facing more than $600 in penalties for spitting on the grill at Berrigan’s Subs claims he got angry when he was refused...
Published on May 21, 2016 - Page 1
MONTOUR TWP. — A woman was dragged for some 20 feet onto the berm of Route 11 while clinging onto the side of a car as it sped off with her laptop...
Published on May 20, 2016 - Page 3
BLOOMSBURG — A Philadelphia-area man stopped at a DUI checkpoint near Buckhorn on his way to Block Party last year has pleaded guilty to driving...
Published on May 19, 2016 - Page 5
BLOOMSBURG — A Berwick man facing months in jail in a road-rage confrontation instead got probation Wednesday, thanks to a forgiving couple whom he...
Published on May 18, 2016 - Page 1
SUNBURY — State House candidate Michael Krankowski accepted a plea deal Tuesday that moved a criminal case against him into traffic court, where he...