Bank Robber Pleads Guilty To Dunmore Crime

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DUNMORE — The suspect in a robbery in Lackawanna County has admitted to the crime.

Romeal Price, 36, of Brooklyn, New York pleaded guilty Thursday to charges he robbed $11,000 from Pennstar Bank along the O’Neill Highway in Dunmore in June.

When it happened, Price was serving the last few months of a 15-year federal prison sentence at a halfway house, according to federal authorities.

He was picked up by U.S. Marshals in New York in July.