Man wanted in Mississippi arrested in WB Twp.


WILKES-BARRE TOWNSHIP — A controlled drug purchase conducted Saturday by the Wilkes-Barre Township Police and the Luzerne County Drug Task Force nabbed a suspect in an armed robbery in Mississippi.

Police arrested Desi Ramon Chisolm of Scranton on Highland Park Boulevard after Chisolm sold 14.2 grams of methamphetamine in a controlled purchase.

Chisolm was apprehended by police on Saturday during a traffic stop, where it was discovered that he had a warrant out for his arrest in connection to an armed robbery in Mississippi.

Chisolm was arraigned and taken to Luzerne County Correctional Facility.