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Hazleton Man Accused of Having Sex with Child

HAZLETON — Police in Hazleton said they arrested a man they believe had sex with a young girl.

Officers said they learned David Cruz had sex with the girl, who was under 13, three years ago at his home in Hazleton. 21 more words


Hazleton 'Getting More Dangerous Than Ever'

HAZLETON — The city of Hazleton has been rocked by a sudden surge of violence.

Police responded to three shootings in less than one week, including… 386 more words


Two Connected to Hazleton Shooting

HAZLETON — Two men are under arrest after two separate shooting incidents Wednesday in Hazleton.

Police accuse Michael Shirley of Brooklyn, New York; and Christian Ashby of Hazleton, with carrying weapons without a license. 54 more words


UPDATE: Police Investigate Pair of Shootings in Hazleton

HAZLETON — A couple of shootings in the same neighborhood in Hazleton kept police busy Wednesday.

Police said one man was shot in the stomach around noon on Bennett Court. 102 more words


Brawl Ends in Stabbing

HAZLETON — Police in Hazleton said a big brawl ended with a man in the hospital.

Investigators said the fight broke out around 9:30 p.m. Sunday  near the intersection of Bennet Court and Hemlock Street. 52 more words


Thief Takes Off After Stick-Up on the Street

HAZLETON — A thug made off with cash after an armed robbery on the street, according to Hazleton police.

The victim told police a man pointed a gun at him and demanded money around 11:30 p.m. 22 more words


A lesser known slice of Americana - Conyngham, Pennsylvania and the surrounding region

There are moments when you realize that an area you didn’t like living in as a child offers, upon further reflection, significant cultural and historic value.  498 more words