Drowning

McCandless Mom – Laurel Schelmmer

Mother Accused Of Drowning Sons Waives Preliminary Hearing

A woman accused of drowning her two young sons in a bathtub more than a year ago waived her right to a preliminary hearing Tuesday, a day after a judge found her mentally competent to stand trial.

07/07/2015

McCandless Mom – Laurel Schelmmer

Mother Accused Of Drowning Sons Found Competent To Stand Trial

After being charged in the drowning deaths of two of her sons last year, Laurel Michelle Schlemmer of McCandless has been determined competent to stand trial.

07/06/2015

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Yough River Drowning Victim Identified

A 36-year-old man has been identified as the person who drowned in a rain-swollen southwestern Pennsylvania river.

06/23/2015

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Authorities Identify Teen Who Drowned In Connoquenessing Creek

Authorities say a teenager died after falling into a western Pennsylvania creek.

05/17/2015

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Airman & Tarentum Native Drowns In Typhoon In Japan

The family of a Tarentum native is mourning following his drowning death in Japan.

10/07/2014

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Mother Sentenced In Toddler’s Drowning Case

A mother whose toddler drowned in a bathtub last year faces sentencing Monday morning.

09/22/2014

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Experts Say Secondary Drowning Could Be Deadly If Not Watched

At the pool, kids splash and sputter.

07/18/2014

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Coroner: Body Of Armstrong Co. Missing Jet Skier Found

The body of a man who drowned while jet skiing over the weekend has reportedly been found.

07/16/2014

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Boy, 17, Drowns While Trying To Cross Lawrence Co. Creek

Rescue crews recovered the body of a teenage boy from a creek in Lawrence County on Sunday.

07/14/2014

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Emergency Crews Searching For Missing Jet Skier

Emergency crews are expected to resume their search for a man who went missing after a jet ski overturned on the Allegheny River in Armstrong County.

07/14/2014

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Family, Friends In Shock After Bethel Park Mom Drowns Trying To Save Son

Kristen Stefan died trying to save the lives of her son and a friend. Today, those who knew her say she was a hero.

07/10/2014

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Bethel Park Woman Drowns Trying To Help Son In Lake Erie

A local woman has died after an attempted water rescue on Lake Erie.

07/10/2014

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Woman Drowns In Beaver River

A woman drowned in the Beaver River Saturday.

07/05/2014

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Man Hospitalized After Being Found In Wilkinsburg Pool

Emergency dispatch officials said medics were responding to a possible drowning at a Wilkinsburg pool Monday afternoon.

06/09/2014

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Officials Investigate After Man Drowns In Youghiogheny River

Emergency crews have been called to the scene of a possible drowning in Fayette County.

05/26/2014

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