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2 Sentenced In Threatening Rap Video Case

Two men who were arrested in connection with a controversial online rap video that threatens the lives of police officers were sentenced Thursday afternoon.

02/06/2014

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U.S. Marshals Arrest 2nd Man Wanted In Threatening Rap Video

Investigators say the second man wanted in connection with a controversial online rap video that threatens the lives of police officers is now in custody.

01/08/2013

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Police Step Up Patrols In Response To Music Video

There are new details on a controversial music video that was produced in our area and posted to YouTube. Authorities put extra police on duty Friday night at Pittsburgh Police Zone 5 station in Highland Park.

11/16/2012

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Police Increasing Patrols Over Controversial Rap Video

A rap video, made locally and posted on YouTube, is getting a lot of attention. Some people say it goes too far because the lyrics talk about killing police officers. The video, which was taken down late Thursday, references Richard Poplawski, the man convicted of in the shooting deaths of three Pittsburgh police officers in Stanton Heights in 2009. Now, police are taking precautions.

11/16/2012