The attorney of a man charged with stabbing and killing his grandmother raises questions about how the mental health system handled the case.
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.
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.
Police are asking for help from the public as the search for a missing elderly man from Pittsburgh North Side continues.
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 […]