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State police find Apollo man dead after incident at Somerset hunting cabin
Updated less than a minute ago An Apollo man died of an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound over the weekend after first firing on a friend at a Somerset County hunting cabin. The friend was not injured, state police said. Police found Donald Smodic, 57, in Salem Township, around 8 a.m. Saturda
Mouse droppings found at local movie theater
According to an Allegheny County Health Department report filed Thursday, inspectors found mouse droppings, too numerous to count, at the Chartiers Valley Stadium 18 movie theater in Bridgeville.
Knoxville Teen Shot In Ear While Sleeping On Couch
KNOXVILLE, Pa. (KDKA) - A teenager was shot in the ear while sleeping on a couch in Knoxville early Saturday morning. Pittsburgh police detectives are investigating the shooting of the 14-year-old boy, which took place in the 200 block of Rochelle Street at approximately 12:54 a.m. According to the
North Hills teen struck by vehicle and killed along Pennsylvania Turnpike
The Allegheny County Medical Examiner's Office identified the teen as Bradly M. Maslanka, 18, of Gibsonia.
Woman charged in man's overdose death
Richard Glass went out to dinner with his parents the night of April 21, 2017. When he left, he said he was going to a Narcotics Anonymous meeting. That was the last family dinner they would have. His father found the 35-year-old dead in their Neshannock Township basement the next morning. Autopsy r
Hundred attend 'Very Special Prom' in Latrobe
Louis B. Ruediger|Tribune-ReviewTammy Rue and Nathan Rojohn dance during the Very Special Prom event at St. Mary’s Dome near Latrobe on Saturday, April 21, 2018.Louis B. Ruediger|Tribune-ReviewTed Sullenberger and David Houpt, vice president of A Celebration of Life, share a song together during the
Penguins, Flyers tied 2-2 after wild first period in Game 6
Updated less than a minute ago PHILADELPHIA - Playing without leading scorer Evgeni Malkin, the Penguins were locked in a back-and-forth battle with the Philadelphia Flyers in Game 6 of their first-round playoff series Sunday afternoon. Sidney Crosby and Carl Hagelin scored as the teams played to
Pittsburgh police locate two brothers missing since Friday evening
SubmittedPittsburgh police have found brothers Amier Windsor, 12, and Robert Windsor Jr., 11, who were reported missing Friday, April 20, 2018.
Derry woman charged with having sex with teen she met while working at juvenile facility
Updated less than a minute ago Police this week arrested a Derry woman on sexual assault charges after allegedly finding a 17-year-old boy in her bed who was wanted in connection with an armed robbery after escaping from a juvenile facility. Rebecca T. Dunn, 44, is free on $10,000 unsecured bond.
Authorities seek man seen in area before fatal Jeannette fire erupted
Authorities continue to investigate the cause of a deadly fire in Jeannette last week, but they’re hoping to find a witness who was seen in the area minutes before it sparked.Surveillance video shows a man walking up and down the alley behind the rowhomes several times.Melanie Marsalko talks to stat
Two fires in Jeannette ruled arson
State police are investigating two early morning fires in Jeannette that were intentionally set.The fires occurred Thursday along South Fifth Street, fire marshal Trooper Keith Sobecki said in a news release.The first one was reported at 2:09 a.m. in an RV at an abandoned home.The second fire was re
Greensburg man arrested in sex sting gets prison time
Updated less than a minute ago A Greensburg man was ordered Friday to serve up to nearly two years in jail for attempting to lure a teenage boy to a Hempfield location for sex last summer. Harold B. Enriquez, 33, pleaded guilty in December to charges of unlawful contact with a minor, attempted in
Fatality reported in North Huntingdon crash, Route 993 closed
Updated 44 minutes ago At least one person was killed Friday morning in a two-vehicle crash on Route 993 in North Huntingdon, according to a Westmoreland 911 dispatcher. The road was closed after the 7:20 a.m. collision. The Westmoreland County coroner's office was called to the crash, which occu
Threat cancels classes at Greensburg Central Catholic
Updated 6 minutes ago The Catholic Diocese of Greensburg cancelled classes Friday at Greensburg Central Catholic Junior-Senior High School after the school received an email threat. "The threat was received after school Thursday," according diocese spokesman Jerry Zufelt. The school community w
Shoplifter hits police officer with car while trying to get away, still on the loose
Police said a retail theft suspect left the store around 4 p.m., got into a vehicle and began to drive away. As the officer chased the suspect, the suspect opened the car door, striking the officer, who was thrown to the ground, police said.
Pittsburgh police searching for missing North Side 17-year-old
Updated 3 minutes ago Pittsburgh police are looking for a missing teenager who may be endangered and in need of medical attention. Antonio Johnson, 17, of the North Side was last seen earlier Thursday outside of his school on the 200 block of S. Negley Ave. in the Friendship neighborhood. Witne
First call: As Penguins look to close series, Couturier's possible return could bolster Flyers
Updated 34 minutes ago In "First Call" today, we give you the Penguins-Flyers medical report. Also, Alex Ovechkin channels his inner Carnac, and while Ovechkin made himself look good, Jameson Taillon made me look bad. Should it matter? Based on three of the first four games of this NHL all-Penn
Ex Mt. Pleasant cop's sex assault case set to be heard in court
Common Pleas Court Meagan Bilik-DeFazio issued the one-paragraph order that sets the stage for the case against John Brown, 44, of Mt. Lebanon to go to trial later this year.
Greensburg Police Searching For Man Accused Of Sexually Assaulting 2 Juveniles
Ballard is facing multiple charges, including rape, involuntary deviate sexual intercourse, aggravated indecent assault, indecent assault, unlawful restraint, false imprisonment, corruption of minors and terroristic threats.
Monessen mom gave 16-month-old daughter fatal dose of allergy medication, police say
Updated 5 minutes ago A Monessen mother was charged by city police Wednesday with involuntary manslaughter for allegedly giving her 16-month-old daughter a fatal dose of allergy medication in December. Ashley Gallatin, 30, was also charged by city police with endangering the welfare of children i