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Police: Man Steals $300, Jumps Off 10th St. Bridge To Avoid Arrest

A man was arrested Sunday after allegedly stealing money from a man’s pocket then jumping off a bridge, leading police on an overnight search

07/06/2014

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Toddler Found Locked In Car While Parents Went To Bar

A toddler was found slumped over, sweating and unresponsive in the backseat of a car in Homewood.

07/02/2014

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Va. Man Arrested While Trying To Meet Girl, 14, For Sex

A man from Virginia has been arrested after traveling to Pittsburgh to allegedly have sex with a 14-year-old girl.

06/03/2014

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Man Arrested, Charged In Reserve Twp. Luring

A man has been arrested for luring a 15-year-old boy he met through a phone app on Monday.

06/03/2014

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2 Arrested After Police Find Heroin In Child’s Backpack

A Beltzhoover man and another person were arrested after bundles of heroin were found in a child’s book bag.

06/01/2014

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5 Allegheny County Jail Employees Suspended

Five employees at the Allegheny County Jail have been suspended without pay after an employee brought a gun to work.

05/09/2014

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Mother Of Twin Toddlers Killed In Fire Gets To 3-6 Years In Prison

A North Braddock woman will spend 3-6 years in prison for the deaths of her two young sons.

04/07/2014

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Ex-Munhall Borough Manager Accused Of Stealing Money

The former borough manager of Munhall is locked up in the Allegheny County Jail, charged with stealing nearly a quarter of a million dollars while in office.

04/01/2014

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2 Arrested In Spring Hill Home Invasion

A man is recovering after being attacked during a home invasion in Spring Hill Sunday morning.

03/30/2014

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Mom Accused Of Stealing Money From Cheerleading Squad Going To Jail

A mother from Bethel Park showed up in a courtroom today with a personal check in hand and an apology.

03/20/2014

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Landlord Jailed After Failing To Make Changes To Suspected Crack House

A landlord is in jail, after he failed to make changes ordered by a judge.

03/03/2014

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Woman Who Sued Over Amputation Now Facing Drug Charges

Amy Needham, 35, of Ross Township, is facing drug possession charges after police say she was found unconscious in the bathroom of a West View drug store.

01/31/2014

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Attempted Murder Suspect Arrested

Sheriff’s deputies were able to arrest a local man wanted for attempted murder early Tuesday morning.

01/14/2014

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Police Arrest Man For Allegedly Stealing Woman’s Purse From Store Parking Lot

Police have arrested the man they say stole a woman’s purse from a Shaler Township store parking lot on New Year’s Eve.

01/02/2014

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Woman Suing Over Amputation Following Arrest

A local woman has filed a lawsuit against Allegheny County saying that her life will never be the same after she was arrested.

12/31/2013

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