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Police Seize Thousands Of Dollars In Heroin, Cash In North Versailles Drug Bust

Police in North Versailles have charged a suspect after seizing thousands of dollars’ worth of heroin at an apartment complex Thursday in what they call a “very large bust.”

05/21/2015

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Police Investigating Carjacking & Shooting In Beltzhoover

Police are looking into a carjacking where the driver ended up with a gunshot wound to his knee.

04/23/2015

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Worker Fired, Charged With Selling Drugs Out Of PWSA Truck

Police have charged a Pittsburgh Water and Sewer Authority worker has been suspended from his job and charged with selling heroin out of one of the authority’s trucks.

04/21/2015

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U.S. Attorney Hickton To Co-Chair National Heroin Task Force

The top federal prosecutor in Pittsburgh has been picked to co-chair a national Heroin Task Force as the city and its suburbs respond to 12 overdoses that killed two people this week.

04/17/2015

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Medical Examiner Says Rash Of Overdoses Caused By Fentanyl

Police were called to Carrick Thursday night as part of a possible drug investigation.

04/16/2015

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Charged Norwin Teacher’s Husband To Stand Trial For Witness Intimidation

The husband of a Norwin School District teacher, who is charged with selling heroin, will stand trial for trying to intimidate the informant in the case.

04/15/2015

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Police Investigating Rash Of Heroin Overdoses

Pittsburgh Police are investigating a rash of heroin overdoses, one fatal, Tuesday night in four city neighborhoods.

04/14/2015

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Wolf Moves To Get Easy Access To Antidote To Heroin Overdoses

Gov. Tom Wolf wants to widen public access to a prescription drug that can prevent fatalities from drug overdoses.

04/06/2015

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Charged Norwin Teacher’s Husband Accused Of Witness Intimidation

The husband of a Norwin School District teacher, who is charged with selling heroin, is now also facing charges, accused of trying to intimidate the informant in the case.

03/31/2015

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Norwin Teacher, Who Is Superintendent’s Daughter, Arrested On Heroin Charges

A western Pennsylvania high school teacher who is the daughter of the district’s superintendent has been arrested on drug charges.

03/28/2015

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Man Arrested, $30,000 Worth Of Drugs Seized In Washington Co.

One person was arrested and $30,000 worth of drugs was confiscated in Washington County.

03/21/2015

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Local Couple Wanted On Child Endangerment Charges Arrested In Florida

A local couple, who pleaded guilty to child endangerment and then fled the area, were captured in Florida.

03/19/2015

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2 Arrested In Major Greensburg Drug Bust

Greensburg Police say a recent drug bust came down to just good old police work, the use of a confidential informant and some garbage picking.

03/12/2015

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14 More Indicted In Nationwide Drug Ring

Federal investigators say they have charged more people in an ongoing investigation of a drug ring that spans across the country.

03/05/2015

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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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