The I-Team traveled to Philadelphia in the ongoing investigation into a phone scam targeting area businesses and residents.
Many families want to remove their loved ones from Good Shepherd and place them in another mausoleum...Others had purchased crypts and now are not sure what will happen in the future. The I-Team's Andy Mehalshick spoke with a legal expert who says families can take the owners to court but it could be a challenge.
Friends of a Wilkes-Barre man who was murdered in front of his home last month are coming together to raise money for his family. 49 year old Donald Bachman was very involved in the community and especially crime watch. Now the community is giving back. The I-Team's Andy Mehalshick has the story.
This week the I-Team's Andy Mehalshick -brought to light the problems at the Good Shepherd Mausoleum. The Plains Township Commissioners are now pondering the fate of mausoleum left in disrepair
People who live in one Luzerne County neighborhood say they have a problem with rats.... They say the rodents come out in the early morning hours and late in the evening. They contacted the I-Team's Andy Mehalshick to look into the situation.
Two people were found dead this morning inside a home near Berwick. Investigators believe it was a murder suicide. The bodies of a man and woman were discovered by a family member. The I-Team's Andy Mehalshick has the details
There are new developments tonight in an i-team investigation into a dilapidated mausoleum in Luzerne County. A move is underway to obtain a court order to allow the remains of people entombed at the mausoleum to be relocated.
The remains of people laid to rest inside an area mausoleum may have to be relocated because the mausoleum is falling apart.
Eyewitness News first told you about a horrific bullying incident in Williamsport that was caught on video last month. On Thursday -- several people involved with that fight, were arrested, including the mother of the alleged victim. I-Team Reporter Valerie Tysanner has the latest
He was the face and the voice of the investigation into the deadly ambush of two state troopers in pike county. Frank Noonan was the Commissioner of the Pennsylvania State police. And tonight he sits down with our Andy Mehalshick and reflects on the tragedy and the exhaustive seven week search that led to Eric Frein's capture.
A 13 year old female student at the Valley Elementary-Middle School near Hazleton was rushed to the hospital suffering from an apparent drug overdose.
Luzerne County Humane Officer Wayne Harvey says he tracked down the people inside the car.
The dog was hit and killed by a car after being abandoned on a roadway.
New developments in the investigation into a teacher in the Hazleton Area School District and an alleged inappropriate relationship with a student.
Lackawanna County native Kathleen Kane goes before the State Supreme Court on accusations she violated grand-jury laws.
I-Team's Andy Mehalshick takes a look a rash of thefts involving Youth Sports Teams
Mayoral hopeful and City Council President Bill Hall is facing allegations of sexual assault. Our exclusive I-Team story first aired Tuesday night. On Wednesday, City Council members in Williamsport reacted. The I-Team's Valerie Tysanner has the story.
Fans of a now defunct Arena Football team in Luzerne County say they are getting the run around in their efforts to get their ticket money refunded. They were called the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Soldiers Indoor Football team... but that team never got off the ground. Lead I-Team Reporter Andy Mehalshick went looking for answers.
Luzerne County Council to discuss 9-1-1 Dispatch Concerns
It was a terrifying situation, a school bus full of children, caught under a railroad crossing as a train approaches. It recently happened in Hazleton. Now officials are now looking into safety concerns at that crossing. I-Team's Andy Mehalshick has our story.
Humane Society officers want to know what lead to the death of a horse in Luzerne County.
An investigation is underway in Luzerne County into a questionable 9-1-1 dispatch. The confusion resulted in a delay of about 15 minutes in getting an ambulance to a person in need. Our lead-I-Team Andy Mehalshick is live in the Wilkes-Barre newsroom with a story you will only see here on Eyewitness News.
There is a warning tonight about an IRS Phone Scam. The con artists threatened to send the person to jail immediately unless they pay overdue taxes. The I-Team's Andy Mehalshick reports.
State and Local Police are urging shopping to be on guard for real life Grinches. The I-Team's Andy Mehalshick talks with the experts about staying safe while shopping.
State officials will investigate the circumstances surrounding an incident in Luzerne County where a school bus was caught inside a railroad crossing as a train was coming down the tracks.
Route 309 in hometown, Schuylkill County---is no stranger to violent crashes... In good weather and bad...and many say the road way is just a tragedy waiting to happen. The I-Team's Andy Mehalshick takes a closer look
A persistent telemarketing scam has surfaced in Northeastern and Central Pennsylvania. Con artists repeatedly call people in hopes that they can wear them down and get their personal information. Our Lead I-Team Reporter Andy Mehalshick has more on this scam and how you can protect yourself.
Some Schuylkill county business owners say they do not have heat in their building. Those Pottsville merchants fear they'll lose customers because their stores are too cold. The I-Team's Andy Mehalshick has our story
This week the I-Team's Andy Mehalshick took a close look at scams and how to keep your money and identity safe.
In the final installment of our Scam Week series we focus on a collection hoax. As our lead I-Team Reporter Andy Mehalshick explains, people are receiving letters from fake collection agencies claiming they owe an overdue debt.
Lead I-Team reporter Andy Mehalshick warns about con artists posing as IRS agents.
People living in a Luzerne County neighborhood say their homes are being damaged by blasting from a nearby coal mining operation. They called the I-Team to look into the problem.
Our scam week series is taking a close look at scams that are showing up all across Northeastern and Central Pennsylvania. The I-Team focuses on a scam that's bringing con artists right to your front door. Our lead I-Team Reporter Andy Mehalshcik has more on who they're posing as to try and gain access to your home.
Our scam week series is back with more special reports focusing on on con artist schemes that are showing up right here in Northeastern and Central Pennsylvania. These scams can involve cell phone calls, mail,the internet and even con artists that come to your front door. The I-team's Andy Mehalshick takes a look at a scam involving text messages and social security.
17 Month Old Aaliyah Tencza of Glen Lyon needs around the clock medical care and her family hopes that a fundraiser next week will help pay for the care she needs.
Bus drivers with the L-C-T-A testified in Harrisburg today in the Ghost Riders probe. Those drivers say they were pressured by two high ranking officials to pad senior citizen ridership numbers. It was all allegedly to receive more state funding. Lead I-Team Reporter Andy Mehalshick has an i-team follow-up from district court near Harrisburg.
The two embattled heads of the Luzerne County Transportation Authority are in court Monday facing charges in connection with the Ghost Rider Scandal. PennDOT officials testified Monday morning that they have never seen a drop in senior ridership numbers as they did with the L-C-T-A after questions started being raised about possibly padding of the numbers. The I-Team has been following this story for years and lead I-Team reporter Andy Mehalshick has more from Dauphin county.
The owner of a Scranton business says changes to a busy intersection on Keyser Avenue could cripple his company.
Executive Director Stanley Strelish and Operations Manager Robb Henderson have been charged by the Attorney General's office in a scheme to inflate senior ridership numbers
It appears a man hoped to blackmail Wilkes-Barre City Officials by selling emails he hacked from City Hall Computers.
Next time you write a personal check to tip someone - take caution - that is the advice of postal inspectors. As lead i-team reporter Andy Mehalshick tells us, writing that check could cost you a lot more than you ever intended.
27 year old Josue Vargas of Wilkes-Barre was shot five times at his home last Thursday and today spoke about the ordeal with the I-Team's Andy Mehalshick. Two suspects in the shooting are in custody.
The crime is called check washing. Changing the payees name on a check and stealing thousands of dollars. As Lead I-Team reporter Andy Mehalshick explains, everyone is a potential victim if your mail is not in a secure location.
Wilkes-Barre police have filed arrest warrants for 37 year old Tony Ransome and his wife 39 year old Treasa Ransome.
Over the past two nights you've heard stories about the prescription drug epidemic in our communities and how it is leading to heroin Tonight - law enforcement members tell I-Team Reporter Laurie Monteforte how they busted some of the biggest suppliers this region has ever seen.
Prescription drug addiction is a real problem in our region - especially among young people. In our I-Team Series, Coming Clean - True Stories of Prescription Drug Addiction. Recovering addicts talk openly with Eyewitness News, I-Team Reporter Laurie Monteforte
Prescription drug addiction is a real problem in our region - especially among young people. In our I-Team Series, Coming Clean - True Stories of Prescription Drug Addiction. Recovering addicts talked openly with Eyewitness News, I-Team Reporter Laurie Monteforte about how they got hooked and how you can protect your kids. Tonight she introduces us to Shannon Skow.
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