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Child Abuse

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Babysitter Accused Of Beating 2-Year-Old In Court

The Bentleyville man accused of beating a 2-year-old girl he was babysitting will go to trial.

03/28/2014

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Suspect Found Guilty In Boy’s Fatal Beating Sentenced To Death Penalty

The man found guilty in the fatal beating of his girlfriend’s young son in Fayette County has now been sentenced to the death penalty.

03/12/2014

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Mike McQueary’s Credibility Comes Into Question

Documentarian John Ziegler joined Robert Mangino to discuss Penn State and the Jerry Sandusky case, particularly the credibility of Mike McQueary.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–03/05/2014

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Grapeville Man Charged With Punching, Kicking 6-Year-Old Boy

A Hempfield Township man is facing charges, accused of beating his girlfriend’s 6-year-old son over a bed wetting incident.

02/14/2014

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Police: Teen Assaulted 2-Year-Old While Babysitting

A teenage babysitter is facing charges after allegedly assaulting the toddler he was watching.

02/07/2014

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Man To Stand Trial In Fayette Co. Fatal Child Abuse Case

A man will stand trial in connection with a case of child abuse that left his 20-month-old girl dead in November.

01/29/2014

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Investigators: Couple Locked 3-Year-Old In Trunk To Cure His Fear Of Darkness

A couple accused of putting their son in the trunk of their car to cure his fear of darkness appeared in a Westmoreland County courtroom today.

01/24/2014

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Knoxville Man Facing Trial In Another Sex Abuse Case

A man already facing trial in the alleged sexual abuse of three boys has been ordered to stand trial in yet another case, based on testimony of the alleged victim’s older brother at a preliminary hearing in City Court.

01/17/2014

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Country Music Performer Facing Child Abuse Charges

A Derry Township man is behind bars, facing several counts of child abuse.

01/15/2014

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Sandusky Appears In Court Over Pension Battle

Jerry Sandusky appeared in court Tuesday during an ongoing battle about his pension being forfeited in the wake of a conviction for molesting young boys in 2012.

01/07/2014

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Sandusky To Fight For Nearly $5K Monthly Pension Payments

The issue is Jerry Sandusky’s monthly pension that added up to $4,600 per month and he received it starting in 1999 when he retired from Penn State.

01/06/2014

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Fayette Co. D.A.: Toddler Suffered Lacerated Liver, Perforated Intestines, Internal Bleeding

A Fayette County father remains in jail today in connection with a case of child abuse that left his toddler dead from what state police say were severe internal injuries.

11/16/2013

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Uniontown Man Charged In Death Of His 20-Month-Old Daughter

State Police in Fayette County say a child abuse case that ended in the death of a toddler is taking an emotional toll on investigators.

11/15/2013

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Armstrong Co. Man Accused Of Beating 2-Year-Old

An Armstrong County man is behind bars in the alleged beating of a 2-year-old girl.

11/13/2013

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Suspect In Abuse Case On The Run For 6 Months

Police have spent the last six months looking for a man accused of hurting a 3-year-old boy in North Versailles. Police say the man physically assaulted his girlfriend’s son – and has been on the run since April.

10/10/2013

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