Inmate Assaulted With Chess Piece In Dispute Over Candy Bars An inmate in the Fayette County Prison is facing charges for an alleged robbery and assault involving another inmate and a chess piece.
Inmate Who Sent Obama Threats To Wrong Address Gets 15 More MonthsA western Pennsylvania man serving time for child molestation has been ordered to spend an extra 15 months in prison for mailing a threatening letter to President Barack Obama.
Police Make Arrest In Fatal Shooting Of Boy, 14, In 1974State Police say they have filed charges against a Westmoreland County man in connection with the shooting death of a teenage boy who died more than 40 years ago.
Prisoner Captured After Mistakenly Being Released From JailA woman who authorities say was mistakenly released from the Fayette County Prison on Friday is now back in police custody.
Hearing Continued For Pastor Accused Of Sexually Assaulting GirlA preliminary hearing for a local church pastor, charged with molesting a girl in his congregation, was continued Tuesday because new alleged victims came forward.
Rally Planned Over Fayette Co. Prison VoteLast month, Fayette County commissioners elected to build a new $30 million prison. It's a decision residents are still angry about.
Fayette Co. Commissioners Vote To Buy Property For New $30M JailIt was contentious in the Fayette County Commissioners’ conference room Wednesday.
Fayette Co. Pastor Accused Of Sexually Assaulting GirlA local church pastor has been charged with molesting a young member of his congregation.
Fayette Co. Commissioners Vote In Favor Of Building New PrisonThe aging Fayette County Prison’s days are numbered. Commissioners voted 2-1 Tuesday to replace the 124-year-old facility with a new state-of-art facility at a cost of $31 million.
Aging Fayette Co. Prison In Need Of UpgradeThe Fayette County Prison is in need of an upgrade. It's the second oldest operating facility in the state of Pennsylvania.
Fayette County Officials Weigh Building New PrisonStone walls hide the grim reality of life in the Fayette County Prison.
Fayette County Prison Escapee's Dash Short-LivedMcFadden was taken into custody late Tuesday afternoon after he jumped from a window at the Fayette County Prison in an escape that was over almost before it began.