Archive for August 2019

GROUP VIOLENCE PATROLS LEAD TO GUN AND DRUG ARREST

From HPD, Officer P. Bautista was backed up by numerous Hazleton Police Patrol Units upon discovery that Negron was in possession of a loaded .22 Caliber handgun, possession of approximately (29) grams of methamphetamine, more than (100) bags of heroin-fentanyl and a bag of powder cocaine. Negron was taken into custody and transported to Hazleton…

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Group Caught with (70) Bags of Heroin near School

From HPD; HPD conducted a traffic on a group in the area of West 17th St and Lincoln Street at approximately 3:00PM, on a white Chevrolet Equinox bearing PA Registration. As Officer Crawford approached the driver’s side window an odor of marijuana was emanating from inside the vehicle. Numerous Hazleton Units responded as backup due…

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