State Police announce they are requesting assistance of the public to help with identifying 3 suspects that were involved in a robbery/aggravated assault incident.
On 07/14/18 at 0304 hours, the victim was seen entering the Scranton Castle after hours night club at 1826 N. Main Ave in Scranton, PA.
At approx. 0500 hours, the victim left the night club with the 3 suspects in a 4-door passenger car. Suspect # 3 purchased cigarettes for the victim at a gas station near I-81 in Dunmore, PA and then suspect # 1 continued driving the victim to the area of Salem Road near Collins Blvd. in Jefferson Twp. Suspect # 3 struck the victim in the face while in the vehicle with an unknown object. Suspect # 1 stopped the vehicle at which time the victim exited the vehicle to flee.
All 3 suspects pursued the victim and continued to strike him about the body with unknown means. The suspects stole his watch, $200.00 cash and his phone and then fled the scene.
The victim was later transported to Geisinger Community Medical Center in Scranton, PA where it was determined he sustained significant but non-life-threatening injuries.
The investigation has yielded positive findings of the 3 suspects on the video surveillance system at the night club. Please reference the attached photographs of the suspects.
Anyone with any information is asked to contact Tpr. KOZA at PSP Dunmore at 570-963-4325.