Crime

WILK News Room
WILK NEWSROOM
September 23, 2020 - 5:25 pm
Attorney General Josh Shapiro today announced state charges against 20 inmates and accomplices in three state prisons in central and eastern Pennsylvania. These arrests are linked to at least two existing rings, or organized groups of inmates and outside accomplices who conspired to provide false...
Read More
Thomas Evans Charged with Homicide in Death of Tara Evans
Scranton Police Department
WILK NEWSROOM
September 18, 2020 - 10:04 am
Thomas Evans has been charged by Scranton Police with a charged of homicide in the death of his wife Tara Evans.
Read More
People chant during a protest at the scene of a police shooting on Laurel Street and Union Street in Lancaster city on Sunday, Sept. 13, 2020.A man was shot by police earlier in the day after a reported domestic dispute, police said. A Lancaster city police officer fired at a 27-year-old man who was armed with a knife. The man, identified as Ricardo Munoz, was killed and pronounced dead at the scene, (Andy Blackburn/LNP/LancasterOnline via AP)
AP Newsroom
September 15, 2020 - 2:36 pm
Thirteen people who are accused of committing crimes while participating in a civil disturbance in Lancaster on Sunday night sat behind bars Tuesday, with bail for seven of them set at $1 million. The eight for whom charging documents have been made public are accused of being instigators during...
Read More
WILK News Room
Jason Barsky
September 01, 2020 - 4:15 pm
A Luzerne County woman has been arrested and charged with fraud, theft, and receiving stolen property. Police say 63-year-old Deborah Longfoot, of Hanover Township, withdrew more than $7,000 from the bank of a dead person.
Read More
Kasey Morgan, a public information officer for the Lake County Court, walks away from reporters outside the Lake County courthouse following the extradition hearing for Kyle Rittenhouse Friday, Aug. 28, 2020, in Waukegan, Ill. A judge agreed Friday to delay for a month a decision on whether the 17-year-old from Illinois should be returned to Wisconsin to face charges accusing him of fatally shooting two protesters and wounding a third during a night of unrest following the weekend police shooting of Jacob Blake in Kenosha. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)
AP Newsroom
August 28, 2020 - 3:32 pm
KENOSHA, Wis. (AP) — A judge postponed a decision Friday on whether a 17-year-old should be returned to Wisconsin to face charges in the killing of two people on the streets of Kenosha during unrest following the police shooting of a Black man, Jacob Blake. The Illinois judge granted Kyle...
Read More
White House chief of staff Mark Meadows, left, and Vice President Mike Pence's chief of staff Marc Short speak before an event with President Donald Trump to sign executive orders on lowering drug prices, in the South Court Auditorium in the White House complex, Friday, July 24, 2020, in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)
AP Newsroom
August 27, 2020 - 1:05 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Vice President Mike Pence's chief of staff said Thursday that NBA protests over the police shooting of Jacob Blake in Kenosha, Wisconsin, are “absurd and silly.” “If they want to protest, I don’t think we care,” Marc Short told CNN's “New Day.” His comments came the day after the...
Read More
WILK News Room
WILK NEWSROOM
August 05, 2020 - 3:10 pm
In November of 2018, Shaheen Mackey, 41, of Berwick, was arrested and held at the Luzerne County Correctional Facility, after an alleged violation of a protection-from-abuse order. Two days later, Mackey was dead.
Read More
Kevin DenDulk, killed in hit and run accident in Luzerne County
release
WILK NEWSROOM
August 04, 2020 - 5:28 am
27 year old Zachary Gerbino of Sugarloaf was arrested Monday night. Police say he admitted to driving the car involved in a deadly hit and run accident that killed a construction worker on I-81 in Hazle Township.
Read More
Photo credit LSAC DIVERSITY- Twitter
RADIO.COM Staff
July 20, 2020 - 7:14 am
FBI officials are investigating after a gunman shot and killed the 20-year-old son of a federal judge and also shot and injured her husband Sunday in their New Jersey home
Read More
RADIO.COM Staff
July 14, 2020 - 12:50 pm
A confrontation over a mask has led to a stabbing and a deadly shooting southwest of Lansing. According to Michigan State Police, the suspect walked in a Quality Dairy convenience store on Tuesday without a mask, and was told that he had to wear one.
Read More

Pages