Hazleton Police Look for Four Involved in Attempted Paper Carrier Robbery

HAZLETON, LUZERNE COUNTY (WBRE/WYOU) Hazleton Police are searching for Roberto Lora-Pena .
  Police say he is wanted on felony charges of Robbery and Conspiracy to commit Robbery.
  According to police he is wanted  for his role in an attempted robbery that occurred on September 15,, in the area of 1st Street and Carson Street.

 Lora-Pena and three other individuals attempted to rob two males delivering newspapers at 2 am.

 One of the unknown individuals was armed with a firearm at the time of the incident and  is actively being pursued.  

They are considered armed and dangerous and caution should be utilized.

Anyone with information on this individual should contact 911,
Sgt. William Gallagher at 570-459-4942, anonymously at www.hazletonpolice.com or from any cellular telephone by texting mytips with no space to (274637).

 

In a prepared released Chief of Police Jerry Speziale, said "We will actively pursue those responsible and regardless if they cross a county, state or jurisdictional boundary we will bring them back to face justice"


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