Jerry Sandusky’s challenge to his child molestation conviction goes before a state appeals court on Tuesday, as the former Penn State assistant football coach seeks to overturn a sentence that could keep him behind bars for life.
Police have arrested a man accused in the repeated molestation of an 8-year-old girl.
A registered sex offender is accused of molesting a 4-year-old girl on a Port Authority bus. Craig West, 47, of Garfield, was arrested by police at the intersection of Penn Avenue and South Millvale Street.
A former teacher at a childcare facility in Scott Township was sentenced Monday for child molestation. Matthew Byars, 26, will spend at least the next 35 years behind bars and he could be there for as long as 70 years.