ABuse

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Hearing Scheduled For Man Accused Of Chaining Boy To Stairs

A man from Washington County is scheduled to have a preliminary hearing Tuesday on charges that he chained his 11-year-old stepson to the basement steps for refusing to eat dinner.

05/27/2013

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Man Charged With Homicide In Indiana Co. Child’s Death

The stepfather of a 20-month-old boy is now charged with homicide in relation to his death.

05/20/2013

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Boy Dies In Hospital After Suspected Abuse

The 20-month-old child critically injured after suspected abuse died Sunday afternoon.

05/19/2013

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W. Va. Toddler Burned With Cigarettes, Fed Red Hot Pepper Seeds

A Clarksburg man who failed to stop his girlfriend from burning her 2-year-old daughter with cigarettes and feeding her hot red pepper seeds is headed to prison for one to three years.

KDKA-TV–05/16/2013

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Pa. Deputy General To Get Biological Kids Back After Abuse Claim

A state deputy attorney general and his wife accused of abusing their adoptive children, will get their biological children back.

04/18/2013

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Judge OKs Criminal Case Against 3 PSU Administrators

The criminal case can move forward against three Penn State administrators accused of covering up reports that Jerry Sandusky was behaving improperly with children, a judge ruled Tuesday.

04/09/2013

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Late Wilkinsburg Priest Accused Of Abuse

The Catholic Diocese of Pittsburgh has sent out a letter to parishioners at a church in Wilkinsburg about an accusation of sexual abuse.

04/08/2013

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Father, Son Accused Of Abusing Girl Waive Case To Trial

A man and his son are headed to trial in connection with the alleged abuse of a young girl.

04/03/2013

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On-Site Abuse Closes Women’s Shelter

A local women’s shelter evicted seven women and six children because its director said some residents threatened and battered staff members and caused roughly $10,000 damage.

KDKA-TV–04/02/2013

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Father And Son Accused Of Abusing Girl

A Washington County father and son have been jailed on charges they sexually abused a girl for about six years, starting when she was 7 – and that the father’s alleged assaults began only after she went to him for help.

KDKA-TV–03/29/2013

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Malnourished, Neglected Pit Bulls Rescued From Home

Kathy Hecker with Animal Friends says what she found Tuesday at 213 Sagamore Street is repulsive.

03/19/2013

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Police Investigate Second Child’s Sexual Assault At Western Psych

For the second time this month, Pittsburgh Police are investigating a reported sexual assault that allegedly took place at Western Psych.

03/19/2013

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Ambridge Man Charged In Death Of Girlfriend’s Son

Two months after his girlfriend’s son died, a man from Beaver County is now being charged in connection with the boy’s death.

01/31/2013

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Prison Guard Guilty On 27 Counts In Inmate Abuse Trial

A former prison guard accused of abusing inmates at SCI Pittsburgh was found guilty Thursday morning on 27 counts he faced in an inmate abuse trial.

01/31/2013

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Verdict In Prison Guard Abuse Trial Expected Thursday

A verdict is expected Thursday morning in the trial of former prison guard Harry Nicoletti.

01/30/2013

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