Charleroi

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Man Arrested After Police Say He Tried To Have Sex With 15-Year-Old

Police arrested a Vandergrift man after they say he tried to have sex with a teen girl.

04/11/2014

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Charleroi Tries To Chase Winter Away With “Hoodie Hoo!” Day

Tired of winter? Residents of Charleroi decided to do something about it. They gathered in Magic City Square, just before the noon hour, to put a hex on winter.

02/20/2014

(Photo Credit: Wayne E Ray/Fallowfield Twp. Volunteer Fire Company)

Injuries Reported After Garbage Truck Crashes Into Charleroi Home

Police are investigating after a garbage truck crashed into a house in Charleroi Friday afternoon.

11/22/2013

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Priest Removed In 2009 Pleads Guilty To Child Porn Charge

PITTSBURGH (KDKA/AP) – A local Roman Catholic priest removed from public ministry in 2009 after an allegation of past child sex abuse later deemed “credible” by his bishop has pleaded guilty to a federal charge […]

11/07/2013

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Bitter Charleroi Custody Battles Turns Into Missing Person’s Case

Police say woman involved in a bitter custody battle has now taken her daughter and both are on the run.

11/01/2013

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Former Volunteer Firefighter Arrested For Impersonating Officers

Police say a former volunteer firefighter was arrested after impersonating an officer and pulling over a couple.

09/10/2013

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Charleroi Officer Fired Over Girlfriend’s Alleged Drug Activity

There are new developments in Washington County involving a police officer whose girlfriend is accused of using drugs in his personal vehicle. The officer is now without a job.

06/21/2013

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Cops: Robber Didn’t Learn His Lesson The First Time

Police say a southwestern Pennsylvania man who didn’t succeed in robbing a liquor store in 2004 should have thought twice about trying again to rob the same store earlier this month.

05/22/2013

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Priest Removed In 2009 Faces New Porn Charge

A western Pennsylvania Catholic priest who was removed from public ministry in 2009 after an allegation of past child sex abuse deemed “credible” by his bishop has now been indicted by a federal grand jury on a charge of possessing child pornography.

05/20/2013

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Charleroi Police Probing Alleged Drug Activity Involving Officer’s Girlfriend

Charleroi Police Chief Mike Matyas confirms that his department is conducting two investigations after the girlfriend of a part-time officer was questioned about alleged drug activity in the officer’s personal car.

05/16/2013

Lock Four VFC Taking Donations For Jr. Firefighter

Anyone wanting to help out the family of the junior firefighter critically injured by a car Tuesday can do so via donations.

04/24/2013

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Junior Firefighter Hit By Car While Responding To Emergency Call

A junior firefighter was critically injured after he was hit by a car while trying to cross the road to help on an emergency call.

04/23/2013

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Former Semi-Pro Wrestler Arrested For Assaulting Woman, Officer

A former semi-pro wrestler from the Pittsburgh area is facing charges after he allegedly put a woman in a headlock and then assaulted a police officer.

KDKA-TV–02/21/2013

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Lunch Ladies Accused Of Stealing $93,000, Gambling It At Casino

Two former cafeteria workers have been charged with stealing more than $93-thousand dollars from their school, and gambling it at a casino.

KDKA-TV–01/31/2013

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Local Business Makes Toys Of Yore

In the Mon Valley borough of Charleroi, where most of the steel mills have all closed, a plain brick building still heeds the call “made in America.”

12/25/2012

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