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Tobyhanna man arrested on child porn charges

Tobyhanna man arrested on child porn charges

Nov 25, 2014
A Tobyhanna man is behind bars following his arrest Thursday afternoon at his Coolbaugh Township home. On Thursday afternoon, detectives from the Monroe County Office of the District Attorney and the Pocono Mountain Regional Police Department arrived at the home of Warren Sanchez, 40, armed with a search warrant.  The search of Sanchez’s home was the culmination of an investigation that began in September by the District Attorney’s Office as part of their continued commitment to combatting the online sexual exploitation of children.  Detective Brian Webbe of the District Attorney’s Office lea…

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Month long drug investigation nets 3 arrests

Month long drug investigation nets 3 arrests

Nov 18, 2014
A month long drug investigation conducted by members of the Monroe County Drug Task Force resulted in the arrest of 3 men. 20 year old Joshua Rivera, of East Stroudsburg, was arrested following a search warrant on his Spring Street home on Thursday, November 13. During the search, officers located and seized 750 bags of heroin, 219 grams of marijuana, 100 oxycodone pills, $2,000.00 in cash, and two handguns, one of which had the serial number filed off.   Rivera was charged with three counts of possession with intent to deliver a controlled substance and illegal gun possession charges. The …

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Child porn, drug charges filed on Henryville man

Child porn, drug charges filed on Henryville man

Nov 18, 2014
A Henryville man is free on bail following his arrest Wednesday morning at his Pocono Township home. On Wednesday morning, detectives from the Monroe County Office of the District Attorney and the Pocono Township Police Department arrived at the home of Serdar Alpar, 43, armed with a search warrant.  The search of Alpar’s home was the culmination of an investigation that began in September by the District Attorney’s Office as part of their continued commitment to combatting the online sexual exploitation of children.  Detective Brian Webbe of the District Attorney’s Office lead the investigat…

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