SCRANTON, LACKAWANNA COUNTY (WBRE/WYOU-TV) The Pennsylvania Attorney General’s Office and State Police have arrested seven people as part of an on-going investigation at the Lackawanna County Prison.
The arrest is part of a ongoing public corruption investigation.
According to Eyewitness News Reporter Eric Deabill who is on the scene one defense attorney says the allegations stem back for years — and more than a decade in some cases
Those in custody will be will be arraigned in district court in Dunmore.
More on this developing story on Eyewitness News.
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