Hazleton Crime

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  • Another theft reported as fugitive search continues

    Monday Sep 17 | via The Citizens' Voice 

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  • Fugitive sought in Trump threats suspected in truck ...

    Sunday Sep 16 | via York Dispatch 

    Federal authorities suspect a man accused of having threatened President Donald Trump and other officials may have stolen a truck overnight from the same northeastern Pennsylvania business he is believed to hav Fugitive sought in Trump threats suspected in truck theft Federal authorities suspect a man accused of having threatened President Donald Trump and other officials may have stolen a truck overnight from the same northeastern Pennsylvania business he is believed to hav Check out this story on yorkdispatch.com: HAZLETON, Pa.

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  • $20,000 reward offered for Schyullkill co. man accused of threatening Trump

    Aug 18, 2018 | via Pocono Record 

    Federal authorities have announced a $20,000 reward for information leading to the arrest of a Pennsylvania man accused of having threatened President Donald Trump and other officials. Twenty-seven-year-old Shawn Christy of McAdoo is also wanted in Pennsylvania on arrest warrants for burglary, probation violation, and failure to appear for an aggravated assault case. 3 comments

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  • Pair arrested after police chase in Hazleton

    Aug 14, 2018 | via The Citizens' Voice 

    Police Chief Jerry Speziale observed what appeared to be a hand-to-hand drug transaction at Arthur Street and Diamond Avenue between a man and the occupants of a Ford Edge with bullet holes in the right door and rear passenger window around 12:44 a.m. Speziale followed the vehicle to First and Hayes streets and initiated a traffic stop. The vehicle, driven by Erickson Antonio Diaz, 18, fled at a high rate of speed the wrong way on Sybert Street and attempted to elude Speziale and other officers for several blocks, he said.

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  • Couple pleads guilty to charges in deadly fire

    Aug 7, 2018 | via The Citizens' Voice 

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  • Hazleton pair pleads guilty in deadly apartment fire

    Aug 6, 2018 | via The Citizens' Voice 

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  • Inmate faces fraudulent check charges

    Aug 1, 2018 | via The Citizens' Voice 

    An inmate faces nine felonies after state police at Hazleton say he cashed a fraudulent check for over $2,000 prior to his incarceration. Isaiah T. Jennings, 20, who was living in Wilkes-Barre at the time, was charged with forgery, access device fraud, two counts identity theft and criminal attempt and criminal conspiracy charges.

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