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Breaking News: 3 bodies found Avoid Woodhill Rd and Maple St

ASHMORE, PA TRIPLE HOMICIDE INVESTIGATION - At approximately 2040hours Eastern Standard Time on WEDNESDAY,AUGUST 2nd, Luzerne County Communication Center (LCCOMM) was informed by an off-duty Ashmore Fire Department officer of a potential major crime incident in the vicinity of Woodhill Rd and Maple St.

Upon arrival, Officers secured the scene and discovered three deceased individuals. Shortly after, Ashmore Police Department Command declared a Major Incident, calling in off-duty officers and mobilizing additional local and State resources - Including the Luzerne County Major Crime Command Post and the Pennsylvania Mobile Criminal Forensic Laboratory.

At this time, the deaths are being treated as a homicide. The identities of the deceased will not be released at this time. Investigations are ongoing, and no further details will be released to the public. The area remains closed. Please avoid the area of Woodhill and Maple as Officers process the scene. Anyone with information should contact the Ashmore Police Department Non-Emergency line at (455)532-3999.


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