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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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Some Allegheny County Employees Accused Of “Pension Spiking”

Some Allegheny County employees are being accused of manipulating the system to earn higher pensions, and it is costing taxpayers millions of dollars.

12/27/2013

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Man Arrested After Allegedly Punching Teen At Sunday’s Steelers Game

A man was arrested Sunday after officials say he drunkenly sucker punched a teenager at the Steelers game.

12/16/2013

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Police: Woman Armed With Screwdriver Broke Into Mailboxes, Took Mail

U.S. Postal Inspectors think they’ve found the woman who’s been prying into people’s mailboxes with a screwdriver.

12/13/2013

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Mother Of Twin Toddlers Killed In Fire Arrested After Failing To Submit Drug Test

The mother of 3-year-old twins killed in a North Braddock fire nearly a year ago was arrested after pleading guilty to involuntary manslaughter charges Monday.

12/02/2013

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Allegheny Co. Most Wanted Suspect Captured

One of Allegheny County’s most wanted burglary suspects has been captured.

11/16/2013

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Hearing Postponed For Local Rapper Facing Drug Charges

The hearing for a young Wilkinsburg rapper who is facing drug charges has been postponed.

09/26/2013

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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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