Clairton Police Officer Jim Kuzak was shot five times while answering a home invasion call back on April 4, 2011.
Testimony ended Thursday in the trial of Ronald Robinson.
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.
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.
The Allegheny County District Attorney says he will investigate whether mistakes were made in the investigation into the shooting of a Clairton police officer.
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.
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.
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.
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.
The jury stopped deliberating for the day in the trial of two men accused of shooting Clairton Police Officer James Kuzak.
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.
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.
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.
The trial for two men charged in the shooting of Clairton Police Officer James Kuzak resumed Monday morning.
It was another day of grilling on the stand for a victim of a home invasion where a Clairton Police Officer was shot and left paralyzed. At issue are inconsistencies in her story.