Wilkes Barre is on something of a roll these days but I suspect they won't be bragging about it. Since the start of the new year the city of Wilkes Barre has averaged 1 murder every 5.66 days. If my math skills are up to snuff that means we are on pace to have 64 murders in the city this year.
WILKES-BARRE - Gunfire killed two men and critically
wounded one other in a pair of shootings that rocked the city within 10 hours
Thursday and sent detectives searching for the shooters. Police said a gunman
fatally shot Leroy Smith, 42, and critically (read more)