Dr. Robert Ferrante
Police are working to extradite University of Pittsburgh researcher Robert Ferrante from West Virginia, where he was arrested.
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.
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.
More details were released Thursday in the cyanide poisoning death of a local doctor.
There are new details on the cyanide poisoning death of a local doctor.
Late Friday night, Pittsburgh Police and FBI agents searched the home of Dr. Autumn Marie Klein and her husband Dr. Robert Ferrante.
A renowned UPMC doctor was poisoned with cyanide, and now the FBI is helping in the investigation.
Pittsburgh homicide detectives are investigating the death of a local renowned doctor and it appears she was poisoned.