Teen Charged as Adult in Grocery Store Stabbing
DALLAS -- The 16-year-old suspect in a stabbing inside a grocery store in Luzerne County is now being charged as an adult. Michael Cheskiewicz of Wyoming County is charged with aggravated assault. Dallas police say that Monday afternoon, he stabbed a worker at Weis Markets in the borough. Court papers reveal that an employee was walking toward a bathroom when she heard someone yell to start running. Police say Cheskiewicz was chasing her with a five-and-a-half-inch steak knife and stabbed her in the back. Cheskiewicz grabbed a second woman by her hoodie, but she was able to get away. He tried the same thing with a third woman, but she was also able to get away.