Woman takes own life inside vehicle on Wilkes-Barre street


WILKES-BARRE — A woman was found dead inside a vehicle on Stanton Street on Tuesday.

The Luzerne County Coroner’s Office and city police said the woman took her own life.

Police discovered the woman inside a Honda minivan when responding to the area of 220 Stanton St. for gunfire at about noon.

Stanton Street was closed between Airy Street and Loomis Street as officers investigated.