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2 Additional Arrests Made In Connection To Video Of Woman Allegedly Raping 5-Year-Old
Investigators arrested Charles Jason Hunter, of Greensburg, on Friday and charged him with a list of sex crimes, including rape of a child. Detectives say he was behind the production of the video. His alleged motive for the shocking incident was financial gain.
DUI checkpoints and patrols in Westmoreland this weekend
The task force consists of officers from 10 police departments including Latrobe, Jeannette, Southwest Greensburg, Mt. Pleasant, Seward and Ligonier borough and township.
Baby in car when police seize gun, drugs following chase
DUQUESNE, Pa.- Duquesne police arrested a 19-year-old man on a number of charges after they say he refused to pull over, then led police on a slow speed chase that ended in West Mifflin.
1313 BAR SHOOTING: Warrant issued for man's arrest in connection with deadly shooting inside local bar
According to county police, Carl Jones, 27, is being charged with homicide and weapons violations.
Grand jury report renews calls to change Pennsylvania statute of limitations
Next month, state legislators are expected to vote on a bill that would eliminate the statute of limitations of criminal sex abuse cases, and allow victims to come forward on civil cases until they're 50 years old.
Ligonier Twp. house fire investigated
The house was not destroyed, but the fire burnt a hole through the side of the house on Cool Springs Lane, near Ruthie’s Diner east of Ligonier Borough, said Darlington Fire Chief Robert McDowell. The fire was reported shortly before 10 p.m.
Rabid fox attacks family in Fayette County
DAWSON, Pa. —A family in Fayette County is dealing with painful vaccinations after an aggressive fox came after them Sunday.The family's surveillance camera captured the entire incident on video.AdvertisementJustin Martin said his children saw the fox coming and ran onto the trampoline to try to get
Southwestern water to disrupt service Tuesday on two streets in Waynesburg
Southwestern Pennsylvania Water Authority will shut off water on Braden and Hessell streets in Waynesburg Tuesday for system upgrades. The shutoff will be between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. Customers may experience low pressure or no water and are advised to keep containers of water on hand to minimize the i
Greensburg woman accused of raping 5-year-old boy, recording video, police say
Online dockets show that Corby Jo Kinzey, 24, was arraigned Wednesday on several felony counts, including rape of a child.
Man waives hearing in fatal crash
Wesley Robert White, 61, a former Apollo resident now living in New Oxford, Adams County, remains free on $50,000 unsecured bond pending formal arraignment later this fall on felony homicide by vehicle and multiple summary counts in the crash that claimed the life of Deborah Bopp, 54, of Blairsville
Westmoreland County sheriff suspends another member of his top brass
Sean Stipp|Tribune-ReviewWestmoreland County Sheriff Jonathan Held arrives at the Greensburg office of District Judge Chris Flanigan on Feb. 26, 2018. Held is accused of ordering his staff to campaign for him while on duty.Dan Speicher|Tribune-ReviewChief Deputy Patricia Fritz meets with agents from
Search of Latrobe murder scene turns up $12,000 cash stowed in gym bag
A search of the Latrobe home and property where 20-year-old Daniel McNerny was gunned down nearly three years ago turned up a canvas gym bag containing $12,000 in cash, an investigator testified Thursday.
Jefferson Hills man pleads guilty to drug trafficking
Deon Webb, 44, formerly of 511 Payne Hill Drive, pleaded guilty before U.S. District Court Judge David Cercone.
Car-truck collision in Derry Township sends man to Johnstown hospital
After the impact, the car was pushed backward down a wooded embankment a few feet from the southbound lane of Route 217, according to Blairsville Fire Chief George Burkley. He said firefighters cut away a small tree that was in the way and cut open the roof and doors to extricate the driver.
Vatican condemns reported sex abuse by Pennsylvania priests as 'criminal and morally reprehensible'
VATICAN CITY (AP) —The Vatican has called the sex abuse described in a grand jury report in Pennsylvania "criminal and morally reprehensible."In a statement released late Thursday, Vatican spokesman Greg Burke said "those acts were betrayals of trust that robbed survivors of their dignity and faith.
DIOCESE OF GREENSBURG: What you need to know about the Catholic Diocese of Greensburg
The Catholic Diocese of Greensburg wascreated in 1951by Pope Pius XII. Covering more than 3,300 square miles, it currently includes 78 parishes in Armstrong, Fayette, Indiana and Westmoreland counties.
Grand jury report paints horrifying picture of unforgiveable sexual abuse
–– According to the Catholic Church, there are four aspects of forgiving sins. Confession, penance and absolution are the easy ones. Contrition is hard. Contrition is not saying what you did wrong. It’s knowing in your heart that you did wrong, and resolving to do better. The church needs contritio
Severely emaciated, flea-infested dog reportedly found in Walmart parking lot in Hempfield Township
"After three hours of being on heated blankets, heated towels, we finally got his body temperature up to 92 degrees, so he was below 92 degrees when he came in," Fritz said.
CRANE COLLAPSE UPDATE: PennDOT, Sunbury discussing traffic patterns for this weekend’s River Festival
One of the festival’s events, the cardboard regatta, has been canceled due to unsafe river levels due to excessive rain the Susquehanna Valley this week.
CHILD HIT BY TRAIN: Child struck by train, flown to hospital
DAWSON, Pa.- A child was struck by a train Wednesday morning in Dawson, Fayette County, emergency dispatchers said.