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Criminal Homicide

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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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White Oak Man Arrested In Deadly McKeesport Home Invasion

Allegheny County Police say they have made an arrest in connection with a deadly home invasion in McKeesport earlier this week.

06/28/2013

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Charges Re-Filed Against Mother In Boy’s Drowning Death

An Indiana County woman is once again facing charges in the death of her young son.

05/22/2013

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2 Charged In Fatal Knoxville Shooting

Police have arrested two suspects in the shooting death of a Knoxville man.

05/18/2013

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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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State Police Issue Arrest Warrant In Derry Twp. Murder

State police have issued an arrest warrant and reward as they continue to search for the suspect wanted in the shooting death of a man in Westmoreland County over the weekend.

01/02/2013

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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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New Castle Police Charge Father In Connection With Infant’s Death

Police in Lawrence County say they have arrested a New Castle man in connection with the death of his infant son.

12/01/2012

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Police Make Arrest In Fatal Beltzhoover Shooting

Pittsburgh police say they have made an arrest in a deadly shooting last month in Pittsburgh’s Beltzhoover section.

09/05/2012

Colby Jozefczyk, of Saltsburg, was 16-months-old when he died.  (Photo Credit: Jonthan Jozefczyk)

Neighbors React To Charges Filed In Suspicious Baby Death

State police have scheduled a press conference for the man accused of killing a 16 month-old boy back in March.

08/30/2012

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Police Make Arrest In Greenfield Homicide

Police have made an arrest in connection with the shooting death of a man in Pittsburgh’s Greenfield neighborhood last month.

02/03/2012

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Mom Held For Court In 4-Year-Old’s Death

Charges against a Point Marion woman in connection with the death of her 4-year-old son have been held for court.

02/02/2012

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Suspect In Elderly Woman’s Death Waives Hearing

One of the two men accused in connection with the death of an elderly Washington County woman last month was in court today. David J. McClelland, 36, waived his right to a preliminary hearing on homicide charges in the death of 92-year-old Evelyn Stepko.

08/10/2011

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Hearing Postponed For Suspect In Elderly Woman’s Death

A preliminary hearing for one of the two men accused in connection with the stabbing death of an elderly woman in Washington County last month was postponed today.

08/03/2011

David A. McClelland will stand trial in the stabbing death of his 92-year-old neighbor, Evelyn Stepko.  (Credit: KDKA)

Suspect In Elderly Woman’s Death To Stand Trial

One of the men accused in connection with the death of an elderly woman in Washington County has been held for trial. David A. McClelland, 56, is facing criminal homicide charges in the stabbing death of 92-year-old Evelyn Stepko last week.

07/27/2011

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