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Hazleton Police Searching for Man Accused of Assault

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HAZLETON -- Police in Hazleton are searching for a man accused assaulting another man Wednesday morning just after 9 a.m.

Burt Peltz, West Hazleton, is accused of assault after police found the victim bleeding from his head in a parking lot off of West Broad Street.

The victim was taken to the hospital. There is no word on his condition after that assault in Luzerne County.

Anyone with information on Peltz's whereabouts is asked to call 911 or the Hazleton Police department.



  • ChuckUSchumer

    Look at this ham n egger — right out of the Vo-Tech woods. Frackville needs to stop sending their street roamers to the other communities of NEPA


    Another scary one on the run in hazleton. I wont walk those streets again. Seems like shady characters there. Frackville has been good to me despite the mall closing soon which making me walk to Shenandoah for long grey socks.

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