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 26, 2016 - Page 3
HUNTINGTON MILLS — A century-old residence near Shickshinny Lake Road was destroyed by flames here Sunday. The fire initially started in a car, but...
Published on July 25, 2016 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A Bloomsburg man who trashed another man’s apartment and was seen wearing his clothing and watch within hours of the victim’s death last...
Published on July 24, 2016 - Page 1
SCOTT TWP. — A Bloomsburg man who fled from police on his motorcycle at speeds up to 116 mph in Danville is now accused of forging about $6,300 in...
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...