By Lucas Wood
HAZLETON, Pa. — Police are searching for a man who’s wanted on felony charges of Robbery and Conspiracy to commit Robbery for his role in an attempted robbery that occurred on September 15, 2017, in the area of 1st Street and Carson Street.
Roberto Lora-Pena and three other individuals attempted to rob two males delivering newspapers at approximately 2:52 AM.
One of the unknown actor(s) was armed with a firearm at the time of the incident and this 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).
Statement by Chief of Police, Jerry Speziale:
“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.”