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Andre Woods (L), Damany Hayes (R) 
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2 Arrested For Dealing Heroin, Unknown If “Theraflu” Related

Police have made more arrests in relation to a particular kind of heroin, blamed for several overdose deaths.

01/31/2014

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A.G.’s Office: Dealers May Be Rebranding Heroin Connected To Overdose Deaths

Early Thursday morning, agents from Pennsylvania’s Office of the Attorney General and Clairton Police arrested 39-year-old Tywon Newby and charged him with heroin possession and intent to deliver.

01/30/2014

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Dr. Capretto Discusses His Thoughts On Marijuana And Heroin

Killer heroin has entered in to the Pittsburgh area, while medical marijuana is at the top of the conversation list. Dr. Neil Capretto comments on these and more drug problems.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–01/29/2014

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D.A. To Pursue Charges In Overdose Deaths Like In 1988 China White Case

Allegheny County Medical Examiner Dr. Karl Williams says the stamp bags associated with the recent overdose deaths marked ‘Theraflu’ and ‘Bud Ice’ contain a mixture of both heroin and Fentanyl.

01/28/2014

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64-Year-Old Sarver Woman Arrested For Distributing Pot

A 64-year-old woman was arrested Monday for allegedly trafficking marijuana from her Sarver home.

01/28/2014

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State Police Make 1 Arrest In “Large-Scale Heroin Operation”

One person has been arrested in what state police are calling a large-scale heroin operation.

01/23/2014

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Local Teacher Surrenders To Police On Drug Charges

A local high school teacher, accused of trying to grow and sell marijuana, has surrendered to police. Now, his girlfriend is also charged.

01/22/2014

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Warrant Issued For HS Teacher Wanted On Felony Drug Charges

Police have issued a warrant for a local teacher who is wanted on felony drug charges.

01/21/2014

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1 Arrested After Large Sums Of Cash & Pot Found In Apartment

One person was arrested following a drug bust on the South Side early Sunday morning.

01/19/2014

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Man Busted For Drugs During Routine Traffic Stop

Police uncovered a large amount of drugs and cash during a routine traffic stop in Washington County.

01/18/2014

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Hockey Coach’s Arrest Raising Questions For Pa. Interscholastic Hockey League

Bethel Park hockey is rich in tradition and winning. So, the arrest of a former standout player and coach, who had a previous criminal record, has a lot of people asking questions.

01/17/2014

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Bethel Park High School Assistant Hockey Coach Arrested For Heroin Possession

BETHEL PARK (KDKA) – An assistant coach for the Bethel Park varsity hockey team has been arrested after being caught with heroin. Kenneth Lehmann, 26, was arrested by Port Authority Police Thursday at a Park-n-Ride […]

01/16/2014

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McDonald’s Employee Busted Selling Heroin Out Of Restaurant

Detectives have arrested a Murrysville McDonalds employee, who they say was selling heroin out of the restaurant.

01/15/2014

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Drug Trafficker Sentenced For Role In Massive 2011 Bust

A drug trafficker was sentenced for his role in a massive Mexican cocaine seizure in along the parkway west in 2011.

01/13/2014

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Dog Saves Family In Home Invasion That May Be Case Of Mistaken Identity

Police are investigating a home invasion that may be the case of mistaken identity.

01/10/2014

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