Wilkes-Barre, PA

Police in Luzerne County say they were called to Park Ave in Wilkes-Barre for a report of vandalism on January 18, 2019 at about 10:25PM.

Upon arriving Wilkes-Barre Police say they encountered 24 year old Tyon Kentrell Thomas. Authorities say Thomas was arrested for an outstanding warrant for Strangulation – Applying Pressure to Throat or Neck, Recklessly Endangering Another Person, and Simple Assault stemming from an incident on November 6, 2016 in the city.

Thomas remains jailed unable to make 10% of a $25,000 bond. A preliminary hearing has been scheduled for January 31, 2019 before Magisterial District Judge David A. Barilla at 9:30AM