Police: Motorcyclist threatens driver, shows firearm

By Ed Lewis - [email protected]

WILKES-BARRE — A 20-year-old man from Wilkes-Barre reported to city police Wednesday he was threatened by a man operating a motorcycle who displayed a firearm.

The man claimed he was approached by an unknown male riding a motorcycle who verbally threatened him at Wood and South Main streets at about 7:17 p.m. He claimed the motorcyclist displayed a firearm concealed in his waistband before speeding away without incident.

No injuries were reported.

By Ed Lewis

[email protected]