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Child Endangerment

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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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Beaver Co. Mother Charged After Leaving 2 Kids Home Alone

A mother in Beaver County is facing charges after leaving two children unattended for several hours.

04/29/2013

Shanikqa Peterson (L), Gerald Lee II (R) -
Courtesy of Pittsburgh Police

Toddler Wearing Only A Diaper Found Wandering On Butler St.

Two parents were charged Tuesday, after their toddler was found wandering by himself in only a diaper along Butler Street.

04/09/2013

(Photo Courtesy Miskanin Family)

Fayette County Nurse Charged After Baby Dies

An in-home nurse has been charged with child endangerment for allegedly not doing enough to help a southwestern Pennsylvania baby.

12/13/2012

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Senate Mulls Bills To Keep Kids Off Casino Property

After a number of recent cases in which children have been found unattended outside casinos, the state Senate is now considering two bills aimed at preventing similar cases from happening.

12/06/2011

(Credit: KDKA)

Swissvale Mom’s Child Endangement Hearing Postponed

A hearing was postponed for a Swissvale woman whose 3-year-old son tested positive for cocaine.

08/17/2011

(Source: McKeesport Police)

McKeesport Mother Charged After 3-Year-Old Wanders To Store

Police plan to charge a McKeesport mother after her 3-year-old daughter was found wandering outside alone twice in less than a week.

03/28/2011

(Credit: KDKA)

2-Year-Old Found Wandering In Springdale

A 2-year-old boy was found wandering in Springdale. The little boy was chasing his dog, Rufus.

03/18/2011

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