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Man Accused In Grandmother’s Fatal Stabbing Waives Hearing

The attorney of a man charged with stabbing and killing his grandmother raises questions about how the mental health system handled the case.

12/06/2013

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Family Of Grandson Accused In Fatal Stabbing Speaks About Mental Illness

The family of a Richland Township man, who is facing prison time in the stabbing death of his grandmother, is speaking out about mental illness one week after the tragedy.

02/26/2013

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Beaver Mental Health Patient Charged In Fatal Beating

A patient in the mental health unit of Heritage Valley Beaver Hospital who attacked a fellow patient will be charged with criminal homicide. Gerald Rooney, Jr., 82, suffered from dementia. Peter Kuchynsky, 58, is diagnosed as schizophrenic.

07/10/2012

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Police Searching For Missing North Side Man

Police are asking for help from the public as the search for a missing elderly man from Pittsburgh North Side continues.

05/22/2011

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Missing Care Center Patient Found At AGH

ROSS TOWNSHIP (KDKA) — A patient who suffers from dementia and schizophrenia wandered out of a care center in the North Hills this morning. Theodore Sager, 78, walked out of Kane Regional Center in Ross […]

12/02/2010

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