Police: Man Posing as Utility Worker Steals From Home
HAZLE TOWNSHIP — Police in Luzerne County are looking for the man who swindled a homeowner by posing as a utility worker.
Troopers said the man, who is in his 30’s, was dressed a water company employee and went to a home on South Church Street in Hazle Township Friday morning.
State police said the homeowner let the man in. Once inside, the thief managed to steal $450 in cash. He then ran away.
If you have information on the whereabouts of the man, you are asked to call State Police in Hazleton.