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Child Endangerment

Left: Terry Hymes, Right: Archie Howard (Photo Courtesy: Pittsburgh Police)

Toddler Found Locked In Car While Parents Went To Bar

A toddler was found slumped over, sweating and unresponsive in the backseat of a car in Homewood.

07/02/2014

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Split Verdict Reached For Mother Of Drowned Toddler

Jurors in Indiana County reached a split verdict in the case of a mother whose toddler who drowned in a bathtub.

06/25/2014

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Couple Accused Of Animal Cruelty After Puppy Bites Daughter’s Lip

A local mother is accused of stabbing a puppy after the dog bit her daughter’s lip.

03/26/2014

(Source: Ambridge Police)

Ambridge House Condemned, 3 Children Now In Foster Care

A home in Ambridge was condemned by the borough’s code enforcement inspectors after police found it filled with trash, debris, roaches and animal waste.

03/12/2014

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Driver Accused Of Kicking 2 Students Off School Bus Miles From Their Home

A driver of R.J. Rhodes Transit school bus No. 16 is in hot water after an incident in early February.

03/05/2014

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Mother Pleads Guilty In Toddler’s Drowning Death

The mother of a toddler who drowned in a bathtub nearly a year ago, pleaded guilty to two charges Thursday.

01/09/2014

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Mother Charged After 3 Children Found Alone In Apartment

A Pittsburgh woman is facing charges after police found her three small children all alone in her locked apartment.

10/23/2013

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Police: Children Left Home Alone While Parents Visit Methadone Clinic

The children were both sleeping in their beds.

10/08/2013

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3 Children Found Alone In Filthy Braddock Apartment

Called to an apartment house on Corey Avenue in Braddock, police found scenes of stench and squalor, and there in the midst of it, a 4-month-old girl, two boys – ages 1 and 2, and not an adult in sight.

09/19/2013

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Mother Accused Of Harming Baby To Get Attention To Stand Trial

A local woman who is accused of harming her child in order to get attention was in court Friday afternoon for a hearing.

08/30/2013

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“Most Wanted” Woman Found While Pumping Gas

A woman wanted on numerous charges, including stealing a safe containing $40,000, was arrested on the North Side while pumping gas Tuesday.

06/18/2013

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Toddler Found Walking Along River Alone And Barefoot

A 3-year-old boy is safe with his father after he was found wandering by a river alone.

05/31/2013

Photo Credit: Washington County Jail

Man Accused Of Chaining Girlfriend’s Son Waives Case To Trial

A Washington County man accused of chaining up his girlfriend’s son for refusing to eat dinner has waived his case straight to trial.

05/28/2013

Photo Credit: Washington County Jail

Police: Man Chained 11-Year-Old Boy To Dinner Table After Refusing To Eat

Police say a man chained up an 11-year-old boy so that he couldn’t move from the table when he refused to eat his dinner.

05/22/2013

(Photo Credit: Uniontown Police)

Fayette Co. Man In Jail After Toddler Found Wandering Alone

Shawn Hodgetts Jr., 29, Is being held in the Fayette County Jail tonight, facing charges including child endangerment.

04/30/2013

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