James Kuzak

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Wounded Police Officer Giving Back To Homeless Vets This Thanksgiving

The Shepherd’s Heart Veterans Home in Uptown Pittsburgh is basking in the aroma of turkey in the oven.


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Officer Kuzak Receives Wheelchair-Accessible Truck

Clairton Police Officer Jim Kuzak was shot five times while answering a home invasion call back on April 4, 2011.


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Testimony Wraps Up In Trial Of Man Accused In Officer’s Death

Testimony ended Thursday in the trial of Ronald Robinson.


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Man Sentenced To 50-100 Years In Clairton Home Invasion

A man who was convicted in connection with a home invasion, but not a shooting that left a Clairton Police officer paralyzed, was sentenced Thursday morning.


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Man Harasses Paralyzed Clairton Police Officer Downtown

A man has been charged with threatening a police officer wounded during a home invasion in Clairton. Irving Glaze, 43, confronted paralyzed Clairton police officer James Kuzak Monday on Fifth Avenue in Downtown outside the courthouse.


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DA To Review Investigation Of Clairton Police Shooting

The Allegheny County District Attorney says he will investigate whether mistakes were made in the investigation into the shooting of a Clairton police officer.


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Paralyzed Clairton Officer Disappointed By Verdict

A rally was held Friday afternoon to show support for an injured Clairton Police officer after two men accused in a shooting, which left him paralyzed, were acquitted.


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Man Released After Acquittal In Clairton Police Shooting Trial

There was a celebration outside the Allegheny County Jail after a 19-year-old man from Rankin who was charged with attempted homicide was found not guilty. Marcus Andrejco got out of jail just after 10 p.m. Thursday. Friends and family members were waiting outside for him with a cake.


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Not Guilty Verdict Reached In Clairton Officer Shooting Trial

On the second full day of deliberations, the jury reached a verdict in the trial of two men accused of shooting a Clairton Police officer.


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No Verdict In Clairton Police Shooting Trial

Wednesday was the first full day of deliberations in the trial. Jurors must decide if they should convict Marcus Andrejco and Emilio Rivera in the home invasion that led to the shooting of Officer James Kuzak.


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Jury To Resume Deliberations In Clairton Police Shooting Trial

The jury stopped deliberating for the day in the trial of two men accused of shooting Clairton Police Officer James Kuzak.


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Defense Begins Case In Clairton Police Shooting Trial

The defense began its case in the trial of two men accused of shooting Clairton police officer James Kuzak during a home invasion last year.


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Criminal Informant’s Recording Played In Clairton Shooting Trial

On one tape, a voice purported to be that of defendant Emilio Rivera discusses the shooting with a confidential informant working with the police and wearing a concealed wire recording device.


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Suspect’s Taped Confession Played In Clairton Police Shooting Trial

Jurors in the trial for two men accused of shooting and paralyzing a Clairton police officer heard a taped 10-minute confession from one of the defendants. In the recording, Marcus Andrejco tells county detectives he took part in the home invasion that led to the shooting of Officer James Kuzak.


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Injured Clairton Officer Testifies In Shooting Suspects’ Trial

The trial for two men charged in the shooting of Clairton Police Officer James Kuzak resumed Monday morning.