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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 February 21, 2020 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A drunken driving suspect accused of tangling with police in Locust Township over the weekend brought $10,000 cash with him when...
Published on February 19, 2020 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A man accused of beating a toddler to death in Berwick won’t face a first-degree murder charge that carried the possibility of the death...
Published on February 19, 2020 - Page 1
SOUTH CENTRE TWP. — A Taste of Italy restaurant is rebuilding with plans to be “bigger and better than ever,” owner John Venturi said Tuesday. “...
Published on February 15, 2020 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A New York woman charged with offering sex acts for money at a Berwick massage parlor pleaded guilty Friday to disorderly conduct as...
Published on February 13, 2020 - Page 1
DANVILLE — A man was led out of court in handcuffs Wednesday after a Montour County jury convicted him of child rape and five other sex crimes for...
Published on February 12, 2020 - Page 1
DANVILLE — An 11-year-old girl choked up and was initially unable to speak when asked several times about allegations she was sexually assaulted by...
Published on February 7, 2020 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — The lawyers for a rural Benton man charged with fatally shooting his sleeping wife plan to question whether he’s mentally competent...
Published on February 6, 2020 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A man entered the West Main Street apartment of a woman he didn’t know early Wednesday morning, saying someone with a knife was chasing...
Published on February 5, 2020 - Page 3
MADISON TWP. — Fire officials were unable to come up with an exact cause of Monday’s fire that destroyed a large farmhouse due to too much damage to...
Published on February 4, 2020 - Page 1
MADISON TWP. — A large farmhouse that had recently been renovated went up in flames here Monday morning as dozens of volunteer firefighters from...