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 4, 2016 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — With prison officials listening in on the call, a jailed parole violator talked his wary mother into mailing him drugs inside a phony...
Published on May 4, 2016 - Page 1
DANVILLE — A 17-year-old who tried to rob the Burger King here pleaded guilty Tuesday in adult court and was immediately sentenced to six to 12...
Published on May 4, 2016 - Page 1
DANVILLE — A father says he and his son came to blows over some Star Wars collectibles the teen wanted to sell. “He got angry. He hit me first,”...
Published on May 3, 2016 - Page 12
BLOOMSBURG — A Bloomsburg University student successfully appealed her arrest last fall for a fight at Elwell Hall where another suspect allegedly...
Published on May 1, 2016 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — Two Berwick men who admitted to possessing kiddie porn were in court recently for sentencing, one of them facing a mandatory 25 years in...
Published on April 30, 2016 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A cashier has admitted stealing $510 from her register while working at Weis Markets here, police said. April May Masker, 34, of 732...
Published on April 29, 2016 - Page 7
DANVILLE — A local firefighter hospitalized Monday in a motorcycle accident after being struck by a car in lower Luzerne County has improved to fair...
Published on April 28, 2016 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — The town stands to bring in about $48,000 in fines from citations issued for Block Party, but police say they’d rather have a peaceful...
Published on April 26, 2016 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — An intoxicated man found lying along Miller Avenue ended up going to the hospital where he punched a security officer in the face and...
Published on April 16, 2016 - Page 1
ESPY — A man who accidentally set a couch on fire early Sunday has been charged with recklessly endangering two young children in the trailer home....