Teen Accused in Slashing
A teenager is locked up in Luzerne County on charges he slashed another teen’s throat.
Police said Sunday night Zackary Yashkus, 18, of Kingston went to his ex-girlfriend’s house on Lynch Lane in Wilkes-Barre.
Investigators said during an argument he grabbed the 17-year-old girl and slashed her throat. She is expected to recover.
Yashkus is being held in the Luzerne County jail.