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Moon Township

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D.A. Rules Fatal Shooting Of Child Abductor Was Justified

The Allegheny County District Attorney has ruled that the fatal shooting of a child abductor by police was justified.

03/12/2014

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Retired Colonel Accused Of Conspiring To Defraud Air Force

He was a colonel with sway over the entire 171st Air Wing. Federal prosecutors say Col. Gerard Mangis used it to enrich himself, allegedly conspiring with a co-defendant to defraud the Air Force of more than $200,000.

03/05/2014

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Volunteers Get Drunk To Help Officers With DUI Detection Training

Just in time for Super Bowl weekend, some people volunteered to get drunk, so police officers could have a better idea of what to look for when they’re identifying drunk drivers.

01/31/2014

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U.S. Airman Killed In Helicopter Crash Laid To Rest

Family, friends and the community paid their final respects today to a fallen U.S. Airman from Kennedy Township who was killed earlier this month in a helicopter crash on the English Coast.

01/25/2014

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Sen. Casey Continuing Fight To Save 911th Airlift Wing

Sen. Bob Casey continues to fight to protect the 911th Airlift Wing in Moon Township.

01/23/2014

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14 Indicted In Alleged Moon Twp. Drug Ring

Fourteen alleged members of a drug ring operating out of the Moon Township area are facing federal drug-related charges stemming from a year-long investigation.

01/17/2014

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Couple Charged After Toddlers Eat Prescription Sedatives, Hospitalized

A couple is charged with endangering their 2-year-old twins.

12/17/2013

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Police: Baby Safe After Abductor Shot And Killed By Officer

Police say a baby has been recovered and is safe and her alleged abductor is dead after a prompting an Amber Alert overnight.

12/08/2013

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Homeowner Charged In Moon Twp. House Explosion

A man, who was hurt in a house explosion last month in Moon Township, is now charged in connection with the blast.

11/07/2013

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Police Track Down Man Accused Of Abducting Estranged Wife

Police spent part of Monday afternoon tracking down a man after it was reported he abducted his estranged wife against her will.

10/14/2013

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Man Charged After House Explosion Uncovers Growing Operation

While Moon Township Police were evacuating residents from the neighborhood, they discovered 61-year-old Willie Amend’s marijuana growing operation in his house next door to the explosion.

10/14/2013

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House Explosion Reveals Pot Plants, Guns In Neighbor’s House

Investigators spent all day Sunday searching through debris and the wreckage caused by a house explosion in Moon Township Saturday night.

10/13/2013

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2 Injured In Moon Twp. House Explosion

Two people were injured in a Moon Township house explosion Saturday evening.

10/12/2013

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Police: False Alarm Jumper Note Causes 3-Hour Search

Police have charged a man with leaving a note on a Pittsburgh-area bridge that prompted a fruitless three-hour search in the Ohio River below.

09/17/2013

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Groundbreaking Kicks Off Construction Of Region’s New PX

Local dignitaries took shovels in hand to officially break ground for this region’s new post exchange or PX in Moon Township.

08/29/2013

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