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State parole o cer charged with


harassment
BY JON O'CONNELL, STAFF WRITER / PUBLISHED: NOVEMBER 19, 2018

Dunmore police accused a state parole


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o cer Saturday night of harassing his ex-
wife, smashing her windshield, then FONT SIZE SHARE THIS

speeding o in a state minivan with his 16- – +


← → year-old son at the wheel.

Police say Joseph F. Liuzzo, 48, of 284 Park


St., Carbondale, pounded on the front door
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on the 2000 block of Rigg Street, Dunmore,
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where his ex-wife, Krista Liuzzo, was inside.

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Police say Joseph Liuzzo screamed
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obscenities from the porch, and later from
the street after Conway commanded him to
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leave his property.

Back inside his house, Conway heard a loud


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speeding away, police said. He went back out
and found that Krista Liuzzo’s windshield was
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Joseph Liuzzo then sent Conway a threatening text message, police said.
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His employment status with the state Board of Probation and Parole was unclear
Sunday night.

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As of Oct. 15, the government employee salary database PennWatch.com lists him as a
parole agent who earns $76,154 annually.

← → Dunmore police asked Carbondale police to watch out for Joseph Liuzzo returning home
in the blue Dodge government minivan, police said.

Police in Carbondale police captured him and returned him to Dunmore headquarters,
where police say they smelled alcohol on his breath. He’s charged with misdemeanor
High School Sports Blog counts of criminal mischief, disorderly conduct and harassment. He was released on
$5,000 unsecured bail.

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RoseMadder8711 • 10 hours ago


Damn, he ugly. He needs to re-think that eye shadow.
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LesFan • 7 hours ago


Uncle Fester.
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Franks Left Shoe • 8 hours ago


What a disgrace. I see he is teaching his son well.
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Taking care of babies part of TDOFBI5IZWDF4KT • 8 hours ago

Dickson City caregiver’s heart State P.O. He probably has parolees who were better human beings.
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Tina Norton holds a huge amount of
justsayin! • 9 hours ago
love for her career taking care of the
Probation officer, $76k a year ,another one, will he skate by and keep his pension? How flawed is our
tiniest people. (read more) system? he'd be fired immediately if he worked in private sector, drinking with company van with his
kid driving!
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Mr. Wordsworth • 8 hours ago


Carbondale, once again!
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morrell • 9 hours ago


Blame this on the up coming holiday"s.
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Paul Sid • 10 hours ago


your fired
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SCRANTON The annual Scranton Santa TDOFBI5IZWDF4KT > Paul Sid • 8 hours ago
Parade ushered in the holiday season probably not. he'll enter rehab.
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How do you like your deer meat? Done-more! Done-more! Guilty. Off with his head.
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Canubelieveit • 4 hours ago


He'll probably get probation.
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ChristineB • 4 hours ago


Idiot!
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Onega • 11 hours ago


It is a first signal that he and others may have a serious mental issue. Failure to terminate him or
others, most always results in more serious consequences for a victim(s).

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