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Child Abuse

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Father And Son Accused Of Abusing Girl

A Washington County father and son have been jailed on charges they sexually abused a girl for about six years, starting when she was 7 – and that the father’s alleged assaults began only after she went to him for help.

KDKA-TV–03/29/2013

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Indiana Co. Woman Facing Charges Related To Alleged Child Abuse

An Indiana County woman has been released on bond after allegedly abusing her young daughter.

03/05/2013

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Man Accused Of Hitting Ex-Girlfriend’s Child With Spatula Arrested In Abandoned Shack

A West View man accused in the abuse of his ex-girlfriend’s young daughter is now behind bars after being on the run from police for three months.

03/01/2013

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NCAA Sues Over Pa. Law To Keep PSU Fine In State

The NCAA wasted no time in challenging a new Pennsylvania law designed to keep the $60 million Penn State fine over the Jerry Sandusky scandal in the state, filing a federal challenge to the legislation hours after Gov. Tom Corbett signed it into law Wednesday.

KDKA-TV–02/20/2013

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Firefighter Suspended After Arrest On Charges Of Sexual Assault

A Pittsburgh firefighter was suspended on Wednesday after being accused of sexually assaulting a child.

02/06/2013

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Ambridge Man Charged In Death Of Girlfriend’s Son

Two months after his girlfriend’s son died, a man from Beaver County is now being charged in connection with the boy’s death.

01/31/2013

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Couple Facing Felony Charges For Alleged Infant Abuse

One Westmoreland County couple is facing felony charges after they allegedly abused their 3-month old daughter.

01/29/2013

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Grandmother Facing Charges In Alleged Abuse Of 5-Year-Old

A Washington County grandmother is facing charges in connection with the alleged abuse of her 5-year-old grandchild.

01/18/2013

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Couple Accused Of Abuse Waive Case To Trial

A local couple, accused of abusing their adopted children, went before a judge on Thursday.

01/17/2013

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Hearing Held For Lawrence Co. Man Accused Of Abusing Twins

A man accused of abusing his twin infant daughters waived his preliminary hearing on Thursday.

12/13/2012

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Vandergrift Father Ordered To Stand Trial In Baby’s Death

A father from Vandergrift is headed to trial, accused in connection with his young daughter’s death.

12/04/2012

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Father Facing Charges In Alleged Abuse Of Twin Daughters

A mother is defending her son who is accused in the alleged abuse of his young twin daughters. She says there’s no way he could have done it, but police disagree.

11/30/2012

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Infant Dies After Vandergrift Shaking Incident

A baby who was badly injured after an alleged shaking incident has died.

11/20/2012

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Couple Accused In Alleged Abuse Of Adopted Children Facing News Charges

A local couple, accused in the alleged abuse of their adopted children, is now facing new charges. Despite the accusations, the couple’s attorneys say the charges make no sense.

11/19/2012

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Infant Critical After Vandergrift Shaking Incident

A man has been arrested after authorities say he admitted to shaking his 8-week-old daughter.

11/16/2012

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