Last updated: January 22. 2014 3:03PM - 3133 Views
By - elewis@timesleader.com - (570) 991-6116

Story Tools:

Font Size:

Social Media:

WILKES-BARRE — City police on Wednesday released a surveillance picture of two men believed to be involved in an armed robbery outside McCarthy’s Tavern on the Hill on East Northampton Street on Saturday.

The victim said he was approached by two black men near his vehicle that was parked on South Sherman Street. A semi-automatic handgun was brandished and the victim claimed the suspects took $50 and his military identification card.

The suspects fled east on foot on East Northampton Street.

Surveillance video shows the suspects in the area at about the same time the robbery occurred.

Anyone with information about the suspects is encouraged to call Wilkes-Barre police at 570-208-4224 or 570-208-4228.

All user comments are subject to our Terms of Service. Users may flag inappropriate comments.
comments powered by Disqus

Featured Businesses


Info Minute

Gas Prices

Wilkes-Barre Gas Prices provided by GasBuddy.com