Children found without food, in soiled clothes, abandoned by drug-addicted or alcoholic parents.
Police surrounded a home in Beltzhoover. This happened in the 300-block of Michigan Street.
A protection from abuse order against a Pittsburgh police commander has been dismissed.
While cigar store owner Andrew Lee testified, Zone 1 Pittsburgh Police Commander RaShall Brackney was sequestered behind a glass door, prohibited to having face-to-face contact with Lee, speaking through a spokesperson.
The owner of a North Side business has filed a protection from abuse order against Zone 1 Pittsburgh Police Commander RaShall Brackney. She must now have no contact with Andrew Lee who claims Brackney threatened him.
The brother of a boy who was mutilated and murdered by a homeless man more than 10 years ago is accused of attacking the homeless.
Police say surveillance video helped them crack a case that reminded some of “The Grinch Who Stole Christmas.” An arrest warrant has been issued for 24-year-old Guy Palmer.