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WILKES-BARRE – The traffic signal at the intersection of Scott and Mill streets in the Parsons section of the city is out of service, and will remain so for about a week while it is repaired.

Stop signs have been placed at the intersection.

WILKES-BARRE – City police reported the following incidents:

• Police said they will cite Lamar Dumas, 50, of Coal Street with harassment charges. Mary Dumas said Lamar Dumas punched her in the head at 152 Coal St. at 10:06 a.m. Saturday, according to police.

• Police arrested Roland Singletary, 26, of Lafayette Place, and cited him with retail theft and public drunkenness charges at Turkey Hill, 170 Hazle St., at 7:31 a.m. Saturday.

A store employee said Singleton ate half of a chicken sandwich wrap then told the clerk he had no money to pay for it, police said.

• Rose Sipos of Pittston said someone smashed the rear window of her vehicle at 155 E. Northampton St. Saturday.

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