WILKES-BARRE — Police arrested an Ashley man Wednesday who admitted to robbing the Turkey Hill on Hazle Street.
Joshua Pierce, 29, was arraigned on robbery and theft charges and jailed at the Luzerne County Correctional Facility on $10,000 bail. A preliminary hearing was scheduled for Aug. 15.
Police say Hanover Township police helped identify Pierce, who admitted to the robbery when city police went to his residence. It was unclear how much money Pierce allegedly stole.