A former semi-pro wrestler from the Pittsburgh area is facing charges after he allegedly put a woman in a headlock and then assaulted a police officer.
Police have arrested a man in conjunction with a New Year’s Eve homicide.
Pittsburgh police are looking for a driver who tried to run over an officer. At about 4 a.m. Tuesday, a Pittsburgh police officer on foot doing proactive patrolling saw a man loading fencing from a construction site into his van in Garfield Heights.
Less than two weeks after a jury decided that Richard Poplawski should face the death penalty for killing three Pittsburgh police officers, defense attorneys have filed their first appeal in the case.
Officials with the Clairton Police Department say the officer who was wounded while responding to a home invasion earlier this week remains in critical condition.