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Teen Charged After Shots Fired in Wilkes-Barre

WILKES-BARRE, Pa. – Police in Wilkes-Barre have charged a teen following late-night gunfire in the city. Authorities say a 17-year-old boy opened fire near Lehi...

WILKES-BARRE, Pa. – Police in Wilkes-Barre have charged a teen following late-night gunfire in the city.

Authorities say a 17-year-old boy opened fire near Lehigh Street just before midnight Friday. No one was hit.

The teen was found nearby, and police say the gun was stolen.

The teen was charged as a juvenile with carrying a firearm without a license and receiving stolen property, both felony charges.