Hazleton police

October 16, 2017 - 5:12 am
Hazleton Police arrested man early Saturday morning. 19 year old Brock Barcasky faces numerous charges including arson, aggravated and simple assault and disorderly conduct. It began with a call to a fire at a home at 825 North Church Street. When crews arrived they made quick work of the fire and...
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Hazleton Police
October 10, 2017 - 1:13 pm
Hazleton Police are searching for Roberto Lora-Pena who is wanted on felony charges of Robbery and Conspiracy to commit Robbery for his role in an attempted robbery that occurred on September 15, in the area of 1st Street and Carson Street. Lora-Pena and three other individuals attempted to rob two...
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Hazleton Police
September 22, 2017 - 5:14 am
A man wanted on drug charges in Hazleton is now in custody. Hazleton Police arrested Jose Rodreguez-Medrano yesterday afternoon. He was wanted after a search warrant was executed at an apartment on Alter Street earlier this month for what police say were controlled buys of heroin/fentanyl and crack...
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September 18, 2017 - 5:27 am
Hazleton Police have not officially identifed the man killed in a shooting in the city Saturday night, but those attending a candlelight vigil Sunday night identify him as 20 year old Carlos Luna. He died while undergoing treatment Saturday night after the incident at Pine Street playground. When...
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September 13, 2017 - 4:52 am
One suspect is still being sought another is in custody after a drug raid yesterday in Hazleton. A home in the 500 block of Alter Street between Second and Fourth Streets was targeted during the morning raid with a search warrant after numerous controlled buys were conducted during the...
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Hazleton Police
September 05, 2017 - 9:14 am
Last evening, just before 9pm Hazleton Police responded to a home on South Locust Street for a reported retail theft. The male in the photo attached removed property from the store and the department is attempting to identify him in the furtherance of the crime. Anyone with information can contact...
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Hazleton Police
August 28, 2017 - 8:58 am
Hazleton Police have charged an 18 year old woman with endangering the welfare of a child. It is in connection with a saturation patrol in the city over the weekend. Police say the 14 month old child was allegedly left in front of Second Base Bar on West Broad Street. The child was taken to Lehigh...
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August 23, 2017 - 6:22 am
Hazleton Police arrested a man after investigating reports of shots fired last night. They got the call around 7 to a wooded area near Columbus Court and Arthur Street. While police checked the area they found two men. When police approached the two ran off. One man 27 year old Adam Matarese was...
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Hazleton Police
August 07, 2017 - 7:50 am
On August 6, 2017, at approximately, 0138 hours Hazleton Police responded to a call of a male shooting in the vicinity of Wyoming and Green Street. Hazleton Police arrived on the scene finding two victims, Victim (1), male, 43 YOA and Victim (2) male, 47 YOA, each sustained a gunshot wound, (Non-...
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Hazleton PD
July 28, 2017 - 12:21 pm
Hazleton police are on the lookout for a man wanted in connection with an alleged assault in the city earlier this week. A warrant has been issued for Burt Peltz of West Hazleton. According to police he was identified as one of those involved in an incident involving a man found bleeding from the...
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