Law enforcement search Emerald Lakes, west of I-380, as area of manhunt widens (3:48PM)

TOBYHANNA TWP. — In a sign the search area for suspected cop killer Eric Matthew Frein might be widening, law enforcement searched the Emerald Lakes residential community today. (read more)
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Photo: AP, License: N/A Swiftwater was not Eric Matthew Frein’s first choice for a hiding place. Two recent potential sightings of the 31-year-old could mean the manhunt is reducing the fugitive’s options, said Gregg O. McCrary, a retired criminal profiler with the FBI. (read more)
Photo: The Morning Call, Allentown, Pa. , License: N/A, Created: 2014:10:21 14:58:50 Offers of help are pouring in for James Tully, the carless Canadensis man who says he's been mistaken for Eric Frein more than 20 times, leading to some scary encounters with police in the Pocono woods. (read more)
Three inmates have taken their own lives at Lackawanna County Prison so far this year, prompting concerns from the prison board on Wednesday about whether the jail is doing enough for mentally ill prisoners. (read more)
The Scranton Planning Commission on Wednesday approved a recommendation to city council that it finally adopt the Scranton-Abingtons Planning Association Comprehensive Plan. (read more)

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