By Rick Hiduk (Exclusive to readers) Dustin Rodney Brown, 23, Laceyville reportedly gave law enforcement the slip several times last week, including checking himself out of a Scranton hospital but not checking back in with police. Brown was discovered by first responders and Meshoppen police chief John Krieg inContinue Reading

By Rick Hiduk (exclusive to readers) Police have made at least two visits to the house on Sterling Street behind the Meshoppen Post Office this month. On Sept. 11, resident Martha Burd (above) was charged with two counts each of simple assault and physical harassment by Meshoppen Borough Police.Continue Reading

By Rick Hiduk (exclusive to readers) A Texas man upon whom police from multiple departments descended on Aug. 9 because they thought he was involved in a carjacking has had more offenses levied against him that are more in line with the original police call. Thomas Aaron Crawford, whoContinue Reading

By Rick Hiduk (exclusive to readers) Police officers from several jurisdictions following up a reported carjacking at the intersection of Tioga and Bridge streets in Tunkhannock on Aug. 9 thought they had instead stumbled on to an ugly domestic dispute. Further investigation made them realize that the man theyContinue Reading

By Rick Hiduk/Map by Google George Charney of Monroe Township, Wyoming County has been charged with criminal solicitation and promotion of prostitution, attempt to commit prostitution, harassment, and lewd behavior through obscene words and language. The charges stem from actions Charney, 72, is alleged to have committed in August ofContinue Reading