"All crimes are taken seriously and we will continue to pursue those who break the law in our city" - Chief Speziale
Via HPD press release:
On September 4, 2017, at approximately 8:46PM, Hazleton Police Officer's responded to 70 S Locust Street for a reported retail theft. The male in the photo attached removed property from the store and the department is attempting to identify him in the furtherance of the crime. Anyone with information can contact Hazleton Police at 570-459-4940, submit a tip at www.hazletonpolice.com Please ask for Cpl. Keith McAlarney, Officer Richard Hutnik or Officer Kenneth Crawford.