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

Edited from a Police Criminal Complaint Jamie Wildrick, 40, of Tunkhannock has been charged with making terroristic threats, disorderly conduct, fighting, physical harassment and two counts of retail theft as a result of an incident dated Dec. 13. Wildrick attempted a purchase with an access card that would not coverContinue 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