The Washington County District Attorney is seeking the death penalty for 22-year-Jordan Clemons, who is charged with slashing the throat of his ex-girlfriend.
The Pittsburgh police officer accused of offering legal assistance in exchange for sexual favors was in court this morning for a preliminary hearing.
At the hearing Friday morning, the judge decided to reduce Adam Skweres’ bond. He is facing charges of official oppression, criminal coercion, bribery and indecent assault.
A local priest who was arrested on child pornography charges will be heading to trial. Rev. Bartley Sorensen waived the charges to court at a hearing Tuesday morning.
A local priest who was arrested on child pornography charges was allegedly traveling overseas to an area notorious for its sex industry.
There is new evidence against a Catholic priest who was arrested over the weekend on child pornography charges. The KDKA Investigators have learned police executed a search warrant at the rectory where Fr. Bart Sorensen lived, which has resulted in new charges bring filed.
Fr. Bartley Sorensen is accused of having child pornography on his personal laptop and the diocese is launching its own investigation.
Members of the Survivors Network of those Abused by Priests (SNAP) want answers from Catholic leaders after a priest was arrested this weekend.
A local priest is in jail this weekend, facing charges of child pornography. According to the police criminal complaint, Fr. Bartley Sorensen is facing one count of sexual abuse of children – possession of child pornography.
Jerry Sandusky, the former defensive coordinator for Penn State’s football team, is now facing additional charges as part of the ongoing grand jury investigation in the alleged sexual abuse of children. According to the Attorney General’s Office, Sandusky was arrested and arraigned earlier today on the new charges.
Judge Ross Cioppa, accused of asking female defendants for sexual acts in return for favorable rulings, was in court Tuesday morning for a preliminary hearing.
District Justice Ross Cioppa has been relieved of his duties following his arraignment today on charges of indecent assault, bribery and official oppression. Cioppa’s district is based in Rankin.
A local politician was arraigned this morning after being taken into custody in connection with the alleged assault of the owner of a local bar over the weekend.