Scottdale Man Denies Dressing Up Like A Ninja

SCOTTDALE (KDKA) – A Scottdale man is denying that he was dressed like a ninja when he allegedly left his 4-year-old son home alone.

Ross Hurst, 28, was found roaming his neighborhood at 1:30 a.m. March 3.

As he was led away in handcuffs on Wednesday, he admitted it probably wasn’t a good idea to leave his son home alone.

“I love my son more than anything and of course I’m sorry,” he said.

As for the telephone death threats against his former friend Justin Jellot, Hurst says he can’t remember what he said, but if he did make threats he’s sorry.

“I had been drinking and I was angry,” Hurst said. “I don’t remember what I said, but apparently I called him.”

Jellot claims it wasn’t unusual for Hurst to call and make threats when he was drinking, but this time the threat was against his pregnant wife.

“After I heard the thing about him wandering around the streets dressed up like a ninja, it’s something you really have to take seriously,” he said.

Jellot said he hopes Hurst gets help.

“I’m gonna get through all of this and be a better person – no more mistakes,” Hurst said.

Hurst’s preliminary hearing on the terroristic threats charge has been postponed. He’s now back in jail.

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One Comment

  1. RPB says:

    Drinking and being stupid don’t mix when you have childern

    1. Brad says:

      Neither does typing and spelling for you apparently

  2. Kathryn says:

    Remember when we worked at HOJO’s together?

  3. biff biffington says:

    Terroristic threats from ninjas should be taken very seriously. Ninjas are quick and stealthy, you know.

    1. Just some random girl says:

      *smile* Ty that made my day!

  4. bobbyjo says:

    Scottdale is in Westmoreland County, Fayette Co. has its share of jerkoffs and we don’t claim this jerk….

  5. esham says:

    Sounds like he was playing Robber not ninja

  6. Looks Dorky says:

    I’ve seen better heads on boils,what a dork

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