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December 30, 2019 - 5:25 pm
Scranton Police and the FBI are investigating a robbery at the Wells Fargo Bank on North Main Avenue in Scranton. The call came in just before 3 o'clock this afternoon. Investigators say a man walked into the bank and approached the teller and demanded cash. He then left the bank on foot Police...
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Scranton Police
August 06, 2019 - 5:01 am
A worker at Simplex Industries in Scranton is locked up, accused of threatening workplace violence on more than one occasion. Police say 47-year old Cody Bower of Scranton, told some coworkers he had an AR-15 assault rifle and had thought about shooting other employees.When Officers went to his...
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Scranton Police
May 31, 2019 - 11:07 am
Scranton police now say they have arrested Nathan Linder of Scranton for allegedly breaking in and vandalizing Neil Armstrong Elementary school Wednesday night. Investigators say he was seen on surveillance video in both the cafeteria and gym spreading an oily substance on the floor, removing his...
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Scranton Police
March 21, 2019 - 12:18 pm
Scranton SVU Detectives charged Leanora Propes of Scranton with several counts including statutory Sexual Assault for her alledged involvement with a 14 year old male. Glenn Marr also of Scranton was charged with Obstruction in connection with the incident.
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Scranton Police
March 13, 2019 - 9:53 am
Scranton Police are on the lookout for an older model white pickup truck. They say it was involved in a hit and run in the city earlier this morning. Two people were reportedly struck just before 9 in the area of Providence Road and Olive Street, then the driver took off. A picture of the vehicle...
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January 28, 2019 - 5:37 am
A reminder some streets in Scranton will be closed for part of the day today for the funeral of Patrolman Daniel Schaufler. The 100 to 400 blocks Wyoming Ave and the 300 and 400 blocks of Linden Street will be closed from 8:30a to noon.Officer Schaufler was a 16 year member of the department and...
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Scranton Police
January 10, 2019 - 5:29 am
Scranton police have made an arrest in connection with an armed robbery in the city. Ronald Kerr was arrested by detectives for allegedly robbing United Check Cashing Service Center on Oak Street back on December 29.
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January 09, 2019 - 5:26 am
Scranton Police are asking for your help in two incidents. One is a hit and run that happened early yesterday morning at Orchard St and Pittston Ave. The vehicle involved will have damage on the driver side front. The other happened last Thursday. A person was struck by a vehicle near 10th and...
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Scranton Police
January 07, 2019 - 11:48 am
$ CASH REWARD $ For information leading to the arrest and conviction of the suspect responsible for the Armed ROBBERY of the United Check Cashing Store located at 741 Oak Street- 29 December 2018, Scranton. Scranton Detectives are looking for a suspect involved in a violent robbery of United Check...
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Scranton police
June 21, 2018 - 5:45 am
Scranton police have made one arrest and two others sought turned themselves in last night in a homicide investigation. Arrest warrants had been issued for 29-year old Rickey Lloyd and 26-year old Kalvin Lloyd both from Scranton. Detectives arrested 25-year old Aashon Blackwell of Moosic earlier in...
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