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WILKES-BARRE — City police reported the following:

• City police say a white man with a black pistol tucked in his waistband robbed the Turkey Hill store on East Main Street Sunday night.

Police said the suspect entered the store at about 9:25 p.m. and raised his shirt, showing the handgun to a clerk, and said, “Give me all the money in the drawer. I don’t want to hurt you.” The clerk handed the suspect an undetermined amount of cash.

Police said the suspect wore an oversized black T-shirt, blue jeans, gray Nike sneakers, and a backwards black hat with a gray brim.

• Robert Mosley reported Saturday he arrived at his Moyallen Street residence and noticed the front door open. A .380 caliber Bryco Jennings handgun was missing.

JACKSON TWP. — Police in Jackson and Lehman townships are investigating a number of criminal mischief cases in which multiple vehicles were damaged by rocks Friday night into Saturday morning.

A green Subaru is being sought as a vehicle of interest, police said.

Anyone with information about the vandalism is asked to call Jackson Township police 570-675-8500 or Lehman Township police 570-675-1483.

HAZLETON — City police reported the following:

• Police said someone burglarized a residence in the 600 block of North Church Street Sunday night into Monday.

• Police said an arrest warrant has been issued for Kenneth Reichart, 58, address unknown, on charges of ethnic intimidation, criminal trespass and criminal mischief after investigating an incident at the Convenient Food Mart on West Juniper Street on Sunday.

FOSTER TWP. — State police at Hazleton said someone entered a residence on Fern Street and took property and disturbed personal possessions owned by Jasannia Elizabeth Cuello, 39, and Aneundy Miguel Martinez, sometime between Oct. 7 and Oct. 9.

HAZLE TWP. — Walmart loss prevention officers reported to state police at Hazleton a man stole a laptop computer at 9 p.m. Sunday. The suspect drove away in a dark-colored pickup truck.

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