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Wilkinsburg Rap Artist Who Signed $3 Million Contract Jailed, Faces Drug Charges

A young Wilkinsburg rap artist aspiring to stardom is in the Allegheny County Jail after his arrest in Wilkinsburg following a traffic stop.

09/10/2013

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Man Charged With Child Porn, Could Face Deportation

A local man is facing possible deportation after he was charged with child pornography.

08/24/2013

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Husband Accused In Wife’s Poisoning Pleads Not Guilty

University of Pittsburgh medical researcher Dr. Robert Ferrante has arrived back in Pittsburgh from West Virginia, where he was arrested last week.

07/30/2013

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Controller: $16K Missing From County Jail

The county controller says nearly $16,000 is missing from an account holding inmate funds at the Allegheny County Jail in Pittsburgh, along with two laptop computers and a digital camera.

07/17/2013

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Man Accused In Gateway Center Hostage Situation Faces New Charges

The man charged with holding a business owner hostage inside Three Gateway Center in Downtown Pittsburgh is facing new charges after the alleged assault of another inmate at the Allegheny County Jail.

07/13/2013

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Pregnant Woman Charged With Assaulting Police Officer

A pregnant woman is spending the night behind bars, charged with assaulting a police officer.

07/08/2013

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Police: Drunk Man Tried To Break Into Jail

The incident happened at the employee entrance of the jail, about 10 p.m. Thursday night.

07/05/2013

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Steeler Stabbing Suspect Arrives In Pittsburgh

The third suspect accused of attacking a Steeler on the South Side will arrive in Pittsburgh today, after he was found hiding out in Florida earlier this month.

06/28/2013

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Woman Found Not Guilty Of Concealing Child’s Death

A local woman accused of concealing the death of their newborn baby was found not guilty during a non-jury trial Thursday.

06/27/2013

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Man Accused Of Multiple Rapes Has Preliminary Hearing

The fire alleged rape victim stood several feet from William Dixon in court as she relived a sexual assault that police say happened on June 9.

06/25/2013

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Man Arrested After Attempted Oakland Burglary

A man was taken into custody after being accused of breaking into a home in Oakland Tuesday night.

06/19/2013

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“Most Wanted” Woman Found While Pumping Gas

A woman wanted on numerous charges, including stealing a safe containing $40,000, was arrested on the North Side while pumping gas Tuesday.

06/18/2013

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2 Arrested After Police Find $12K In Heroin In Hill District

Two men were arrested on drug charges, after being investigated by police for several months.

06/14/2013

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Man Arrested After SWAT, Police Called To West Deer Home

A man is in custody following an overnight incident with police and SWAT in West Deer Township.

05/31/2013

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Man Arrested After Alleged Sexual Assault

Police are investigating after a woman claims she fought back after allegedly being attacked by a jitney driver overnight.

05/21/2013

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