Daily Archives: 1, January 29, 2011

Posted: January 29
Updated: Today at 12:40 AM

State inmate at MinSec caught after bank robbery in Pike County

State Police said James Edward Heller called West Hazleton barracks claiming he was going to harm himself.

By Edward Lewis elewis@timesleader.com
Staff Writer

WEST HAZLETON – A state inmate staying at MinSec, a controversial halfway residential parole center in Hazleton, was apprehended after he robbed a bank in Pike County and a pursuit in southern Luzerne County on Thursday, according to state police at Hazleton. Continue reading