East McKeesport

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Child Sex Trade Investigation Leads To Charges Against 2 Local Men

A two-year investigation into the child sex trade has resulted in the arrests of two local men, one of whom pleaded guilty to charges in federal court one day ago and the other who police tracked to another state and have now brought back here to also face charges.


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Former East McKeesport Official Pleads Guilty In Child Sex Trafficking Case

East McKeesport’s former public works director has pleaded guilty to child sex trafficking charges.


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Ringling Bros. Clowns Provide Smiles, Laughs For Habitat For Humanity Volunteers

McKEESPORT (KDKA) — A dilapidated house in East McKeesport is a perfect candidate for the handiwork of Habitat for Humanity. Ripping up the walls and flooring, volunteers must de-construct the house before rehab can begin. […]


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East Allegheny Teachers’ Strike Reaches 2nd Day

Teachers in the East Allegheny School District are on the picket lines for the second day in a row.


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Teachers’ Strike Begins In East Allegheny

Teachers in the East Allegheny School District are on strike this morning.


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Wilmerding Hillside Deemed Rockslide Risk, Road Closed

Officials have now deemed a crumbling hillside in Wilmerding a rockslide risk, closing it off to traffic until a permanent fix can be put into place.


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Vacant East McKeesport Home Damaged In Fire

Firefighters battled flames at a vacant home in East McKeesport early this morning.


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East McKeesport Official Arrested, Faces Bribery Charge

An East McKeesport official has been arrested and is facing bribery charges following a lengthy investigation that began in May of 2009.


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East McKeesport Child Luring Suspect Arrested

Police have made an arrest following a child luring in East McKeesport. The incident happened last Wednesday when four teenage boys were walking along Route 30.


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Teens Report Attempted Luring In East McKeesport

East McKeesport police put out an alert for black Jeep Liberty with Ohio plates in connection with an attempted child luring on Route 30 near a Get Go store.


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Victim In Armored Truck Heist Recently Joined Company

Neighbors of an armored car security guard are shocked and saddened by his murder. Michael Haines, 31, lived in East McKeesport. He only worked for GARDA for about three months.


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Truck Crashes Into East McKeesport Apartment Building

A Pepsi truck crashed into a McKeesport building Wednesday morning and caused significant damage.


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30 Evacuated In East McKeesport Fire

Thirty people had to be evacuated after a fire started in an apartment building in East McKeesport. The fire broke out in the 1100-block of Broadway Avenue near Route 30.


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Crews Respond To Fire, Power Outage In Cold Weather

EAST MCKEESPORT (KDKA) — A two-and-a-half story house in East McKeesport suffered heavy damage in a two-alarm fire. No one was injured, and everyone got out of the house safely, including several pets. Fire Chief […]


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Woman’s Body Found In East McKeesport

EAST MCKEESPORT (KDKA) — A woman’s body was found in an East McKeesport apartment building. Allegheny County Dispatch tells KDKA-TV that homicide detectives were called to 500-block of Lincoln Highway on Wednesday night. The 57-year-old […]