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Criminal Homicide

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Police Arrest Suspect In Woodland Ave. Fatal Shooting

A man is now facing charges in connection with a fatal shooting last month on Pittsburgh’s North Side.

03/11/2014

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Woman Accused In Mother’s Fatal Beating To Stand Trial

The Westmoreland County woman accused in the fatal beating of her mother on New Year’s Eve is now headed to trial.

02/19/2014

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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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Waterfront Shooting Suspect Apologizes To Victim’s Family

Two more suspects wanted in a deadly shooting at The Waterfront have been captured.

01/23/2014

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U.S. Marshals Arrest 2 Suspects In Waterfront Fatal Shooting

Two more suspects wanted in the fatal shooting of rapper Wiz Khalifa’s uncle earlier this month in a parking lot at The Waterfront are now in police custody.

01/22/2014

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Police Issue Second Arrest Warrant In Waterfront Shooting

Police have issued a second arrest warrant in a shooting earlier this week in the parking lot of a restaurant at The Waterfront that claimed the life of rapper Wiz Khalifa’s uncle.

01/10/2014

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Police: Daughter Hit Mother With Hammer, Bound Her With Duct Tape, Tried To Strangle Her

State police have arrested and now say they are filing charges against the daughter of a woman who was found beaten to death in her home in Westmoreland County Thursday evening.

01/10/2014

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Suspect In Custody, Another Still Sought In Waterfront Homicide

A teenager is now in police custody, charged in a fatal shooting in the parking lot of a fast food restaurant at The Waterfront.

01/09/2014

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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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Man Sentenced To Jail In Indiana Co. Toddler’s Tub Death

The father of a toddler who drowned in a bathtub earlier this year has been sentenced to a term of three months to just under two years in jail.

11/12/2013

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Charges Against Mother In Boy’s Drowning Death Held For Trial

An Indiana County woman is headed to trial in the drowning death of her young son.

08/05/2013

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Husband Accused In Wife’s Poisoning Pleads Not Guilty

University of Pittsburgh medical researcher Dr. Robert Ferrante has arrived back in Pittsburgh from West Virginia, where he was arrested last week.

07/30/2013

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Medical Researcher Accused In Wife’s Death Arrested In W. Va.

Dr. Robert Ferrante, a prominent UPMC researcher, was arrested Thursday evening by state police in West Virginia after his car was stopped when police executed a rolling traffic stop.

07/25/2013

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Husband Arrested, Charged In Doctor’s Cyanide Poisoning Death

Detectives searched his house and his laboratory at the University of Pittsburgh, and now after months of speculation, Dr. Robert Ferrante – a University of Pittsburgh professor of neurological surgery – has been charged with poisoning his wife, Dr. Autumn Klein.

07/25/2013

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