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Mom Accused Of Leaving Kids Outside Of Store To Stand Trial

A Beaver County woman is facing a trial after allegedly leaving her two children alone outside of a store.

08/28/2014

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Man Accused Of Soliciting Sex From Teen Headed To Trial

A Fayette County man accused of soliciting sex from a teenage boy he met through a smartphone app is headed to trial.

08/07/2014

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Local Pastor Accused In Teen Sex Assault Case Facing New Charges

A Homestead pastor accused of having sexual relations with a boy in his church now faces new charges.

08/06/2014

(Source: Allegheny County Police)

Boy Accused Of Shooting Pregnant Teen Ordered To Stand Trial

A district judge ordered a 15-year-old boy to stand trial on homicide charges in the shooting that wounded a pregnant teen in Duquesne and claimed the life of her unborn child.

07/30/2014

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Defense Attorney Claims Victim Sexually Abused By Preacher Was Over 18

A preacher accused of inappropriately touching a teenage male congregation member was in court Wednesday, but his attorney says whatever happened was between consenting adults.

07/23/2014

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School Bus Driver Accused Of Drunk Driving Appears In Court

A preliminary hearing for a local school bus driver faced with drunken driving and child endangerment charges took place Wednesday.

07/23/2014

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All-Female Jury Selected In Teacher’s Strangulation Death

An all-female jury has been selected in the case of a Westmoreland County man who is accused of strangling his wife to death.

06/17/2014

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Man Accused In East Liberty Target Stabbing Held For Trial

The man accused of stabbing shoppers, including a 16-year-old girl, at the Target store in East Liberty last year was held for trial during a preliminary hearing today.

06/10/2014

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Slain Teacher’s Family Files Lawsuit Against Husband, Bars

The Westmoreland County husband about to go on trial in the strangulation death of his school teacher wife is now also facing a lawsuit.

06/05/2014

(Source: Armstrong County Jail)

2 Accused Of Stealing Cemetery Vases Waive Hearing, Head To Trial

Two people accused of stealing bronze vases worth thousands of dollars from a cemetery in Westmoreland County and then selling them for scrap are heading to trial.

06/03/2014

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Man Accused Of Trying To Rob Lawrenceville Woman Held For Court

A man accused of trying to rob a young woman in earlier this month in Lawrenceville was held for court during a hearing this morning.

05/27/2014

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Ex-YMCA Aquatics Director Headed For Trial On Child Pornography Charges

Hiding his face as he exited a preliminary hearing, Hart Williams will go on trial for allegedly downloading 58,000 photos and 250 videos of child pornography.

05/14/2014

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Woman Sentenced To 5-10 Years For Fatal High-Speed Chase

A woman accused of leading police on a high-speed chase in Lawrence County that ended with the death of a police officer, was sentenced to prison Wednesday morning.

04/16/2014

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Local Man In Court, Accused Of Offering To Pay Minor For Sex

A Pittsburgh man was in court Friday, after police say he tried to pay a minor to have sex with him.

03/21/2014

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Women Accused Of Stealing Puppy In Court

The two women accused of stealing a puppy from the Animal Rescue League earlier this month were in court today for a hearing.

02/20/2014

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