A local woman’s yearlong battle to get a hoarder out of her apartment has taken an ugly turn. Connie Lucey says a tenant who refuses to leave her Friendship apartment in now buried under 10-feet of garbage.
Allegheny County sheriff’s deputies posted an eviction notice for 11 a.m. Thursday to the door of Ken Goldsmith’s apartment. Goldsmith, a so-called hoarder, lives in Pittsburgh’s Friendship neighborhood.
A landlord is trying to get a hoarder out of an apartment in Pittsburgh’s Friendship neighborhood and now the Allegheny County Health Department is stepping in.
Garbage and junk piled high – insects buzzing around the ceiling. That is how investigators describe the apartment of a man they call a hoarder. And they say – this is not the first time he has done this.
Two people were killed in an early Wednesday morning fire in Friendship. According to officials at the scene, the fire broke out in a second floor apartment on South Graham Street shortly before 2 a.m.
A man wanted in connection with a string of burglaries in several Pittsburgh neighborhoods has been arrested.
A handful of students endured some tense moments Wednesday morning when their school bus caught on fire.
A police officer was injured after being dragged by a car in Pittsburgh’s Friendship neighborhood.
A local group wants to stop what they call a rogue tree pruner that is damaging trees in Bloomfield, Garfield and Friendship. Some of the trees have been trimmed to the point that they may die.
A man celebrating his 22nd birthday was robbed in the parking lot of his apartment complex in Friendship overnight.