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Media Release 1767, Unknown Suspect – Scranton, Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania The Scranton Police Department, continue their search for the unknown suspect(s) responsible for two robberies. On Monday, November 18, 2013, the unknown suspect reached into a car stopped at a city intersection,...

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A landscaper working on the property at 449 Eisenhower Boulevard discovered what he believed to be a pipe bomb lying in the grass near Eisenhower Boulevard. Swatara Township Police responded, and confirmed that the device appeared to be a PVC pipe bomb, about four inches in length, with a visible...

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Today, President Judge Todd A. Hoover sentenced Ronald J. Briley to a term of imprisonment of 35 years to life in connection with the February 4, 1996, shooting of Chong Kwak. Mr. Kwak died on June 22, 2011, after lingering in a coma for over 15 years. Briley is still serving a sentence of 20 to 41...
Niki Lee Tryon
On November 18, 2013 Niki Tryon was arrested for retail theft at the WalMart on Grayson Road. Tryon attempted to leave the store without paying for a cart full of merchandise valued at over $550. Tryon was taken into custody without incident and charged with retail theft.