kdka-sm kdka-am-sm fan-sm pittsburgh-cw-logo

Mercer County

(Photo Credit: NewsChopper 2/KDKA)

Small Plane Crashes Off Of Runway In Mercer County

Emergency responders were at the scene of a small plane crash in Grove City Friday.

07/25/2014

shooting in sharon vo-vo

Sharon Shooting Leaves 1 Person Injured

Police are investigating a shooting inside a a home in Sharon that left one man injured.

07/23/2014

(Photo Credit: KDKA)

Investigation Continues After Child Found Resembling “Human Skeleton”

On June 6, Mercer County Children and Youth Services got a tip that a child looking like a human skeleton was living at a house on North Second Street.

07/21/2014

(Photo Credit: KDKA)

Police Charge Mom, Grandparents Of Starving, Beaten Child Who Ate Insects To Survive

A Mercer County mother and grandparents are facing a long list of charges after a young boy was found beaten and nearly starved to death, reportedly capturing and eating insects for nourishment.

07/19/2014

Jackson Center, Mercer County (Photo Credit: John Shumway/KDKA)

NWS: Tornado Touches Down In Mercer Co. During Storms

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.

07/08/2014

(Photo Credit: WKBN)

Investigators Release Timeline After Teen Girl’s Body Found In Landfill

Authorities in Ohio released details in the case of a teenager whose body was found in a landfill in Mercer County.

07/03/2014

(Source: Facebook/Gina Burger)

Police Arrest Murder Suspect Accused Of Stabbing Ohio Girl

Police have arrested an 18-year old suspect in the stabbing death of an Ohio girl found at a Mercer County dump.

07/01/2014

(Source: Facebook/Gina Burger)

Body Found At Mercer Co. Landfill IDed As Missing Ohio Teenager

Authorities have now identified the young woman’s body found Wednesday at a Mercer County waste disposal site in Mercer County.

06/27/2014

(Photo Credit: KDKA)

State Police Search For Evidence At Mercer Co. Waste Disposal Site

State police were back on Thursday at the waste disposal site in Mercer County where a woman’s body was found by workers just 24 hours ago.

06/26/2014

(Photo Credit: KDKA)

Waste Disposal Workers Find Woman’s Body At Mercer Co. Landfill

State Police in Mercer County are investigating after a young woman’s body was found by waste disposal company workers Wednesday afternoon in a landfill.

06/25/2014

(Photo Credit: KDKA)

Police Arrest Man Who Allegedly Tried To Restrain Boy In Walmart Bathroom

Police in Mercer County are searching for a man who they say tried to restrain a young boy inside of a public bathroom in a Walmart.

06/13/2014

(Photo Credit: KDKA)

Mercer Co. D.A. Looking At 2 Persons Of Interest In Man’s Murder

Nine months after a 76-year-old man was found brutally murdered inside his home, there’s been a possible break in the case.

05/21/2014

Photo Credit: WKBN

Police: H.S. Track Coach Pulls Knife On Runners, Stabs Parent

Police say a disagreement during a Mercer County high school’s track practice ended with the coach stabbing a parent.

05/16/2014

(Photo Credit: KDKA)

Elderly Woman Killed In Richland Twp. House Fire

An elderly woman was killed and her daughters hospitalized after an intense fire consumed a home overnight in Richland Township.

03/22/2014

(Photo Credit: Thinkstock)

Police: Grove City Woman Claimed To Be Sister During Traffic Stop

A western Pennsylvania woman has been jailed on forgery and other charges because state police say she identified herself as her sister when she was pulled over and given two traffic tickets, and again when she pleaded guilty before a district judge and was fined.

03/01/2014

more