Drugs

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Expert: Drugs Lawyer Says Carjacking Suspect Was Using Not Intended For Human Consumption

The lawyer for the man accused of carjacking a woman is blaming a drug available online.

03/16/2015

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CMU Grad Student Arrested, Charged With Running Meth Ring

A Carnegie Mellon University graduate student was arrested Wednesday and is now facing drug charges, accused of running a meth distribution ring that stretched from Pittsburgh to the state of California.

03/11/2015

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FDA Study Finds Little Evidence Of Antibiotics In Milk

In an encouraging development for consumers worried about antibiotics in their milk, a new Food and Drug Administration study showed little evidence of drug contamination after surveying almost 2,000 dairy farms.

03/10/2015

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Man Convicted Of Smuggling Meth In Religious Art Headed To Prison

A Mexican citizen who had been living in Pittsburgh’s Oakland neighborhood is headed to jail after being convicted of smuggling meth in the frames of religious artwork.

02/27/2015

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2 Arrested, 3rd Sought In Westmoreland Co. Fatal Heroin Overdose

Authorities have arrested two people and are looking for a third in connection with several fentanyl-laced heroin overdoses that killed 22 people in western Pennsylvania last year.

02/27/2015

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Zappala: Sheriff Deputy Who Tested Positive For Drugs May Face Criminal Charges

It was by all accounts a justified shooting.

02/11/2015

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Sources: Sheriff Deputy Who Shot Suspect Tests Positive For Drugs

Authorities are taking a closer look at a U.S. Marshal-involved shooting last month in the city after sources say an officer tested positive for cocaine.

02/10/2015

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Special Ed Teacher To Stand Trial For Allegedly Selling Heroin From His Home

A teacher accused of selling heroin out of a rented home in Robinson Township is going to trial.

02/10/2015

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Convicted Drug Dealer Back In Jail After Police Find Money, Stolen Gun During Bust

It’s not exactly found money, but it comes pretty close.

02/06/2015

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Police Make Arrest In String Of Armed Street Robberies

Police have arrested a man wanted in connection with a string of street robberies in the city.

01/14/2015

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Suspect In Alleged Drug Deal Takes Police On Wild Chase

An alleged drug deal happened right in front of police.

01/13/2015

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6-Month Investigation Leads To Biker Gang Members’ Arrests

A six-month investigation came to a head Monday, with arrests across Allegheny County.

01/12/2015

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Special Ed Teacher Charged For Allegedly Selling Heroin From His Home

The state attorney general has charged a high school special education teacher with selling heroin from his western Pennsylvania home.

01/08/2015

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Subway Clown Mask Robber Arrested

Police have captured the man they say robbed a Subway shop while wearing a clown mask.

01/08/2015

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Police Seeing Rise In Incidents Of Armed Robbery

It’s hard enough making a living selling cheesesteak and pizza, but as Sue and Dwight Creen found out last week, the financial and emotional costs of being held up at gunpoint are beyond the pale.

01/06/2015

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