Attempted Robbery Suspect Arrested
WILKES-BARRE — Police in Wilkes-Barre said they’ve arrested a man in connection with a failed robbery attempt.
Officers arrested Scott Kosek of Wilkes-Barre Thursday.
Authorities said someone tried to rob Peter’s Deli along North Main Street on October 25.
Officers said, instead of handing over money and cigarettes to a man with a knife, an employee grabbed a metal baseball bat and chased the robber away.
Wilkes-Barre police believe Kosek is the robber.