The National Weather Service in Pittsburgh confirmed that an EF1-Twister touched down yesterday in Mercer County.
Severe weather tore through the area this afternoon prompting tornado and thunderstorm warnings and leaving behind uprooted trees and property damage in West Deer in Allegheny County and Jackson Center in Mercer County.
A Mercer County man was arrested on child pornography charges earlier this week.
A traffic stop led to a drug bust for a local mayor. Joseph Ferlin, 45, is the mayor of Jackson Center, Mercer County.