Peckville Residents React To Mellow Charges
LACKAWANNA COUNTY---Former state Senator Robert Mellow is once again facing corruption charges. Right now, Mellow is serving a 16 month sentence in federal prison for charges he filed a false tax return and had staffers do political work for him. Along with others connected with the Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission, Mellow is charged with taking cash, gifts and other kick backs in return for contract work with the state turnpike.