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Suspect Wounded, Facing Charges In 19-Hour Ellsworth Standoff

A Texas native is facing a long list of charges following a 19-hour standoff with police and SWAT teams at a home in Washington County.

02/15/2014

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Lengthy SWAT Situation Ends After 19 Hours

A lengthy SWAT situation in Washington County is finally over after 19 hours and the suspect is in police custody.

02/14/2014

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Standoff Ends Peacefully In Wilkinsburg

The SWAT team was called out to Wilkinsburg overnight, after a man barricaded himself inside a home along Rebecca Avenue.

02/14/2014

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Man Arrested After Urinating Dog Fuels Indiana Co. Standoff

State police say an Indiana County man was in custody after surrendering to end an armed standoff, which police believe was fueled by alcohol and an argument with a friend over how to discipline a dog that urinated in the man’s apartment.

01/28/2014

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Hearing Postponed For Woman Accused Of Shooting At Police

A woman facing attempted homicide charges after allegedly firing shots at a police officer during a chase appeared in court Wednesday.

11/20/2013

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Esplen Standoff Ends After 3 Hours

An overnight standoff in Esplen is now over.

11/16/2013

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Neighbor Dispute To Blame For Hempfield Double-Murder, Suicide

An apparent neighbor dispute led to a double-murder, suicide in Hempfield Township on Wednesday.

11/07/2013

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Police Investigating Apparent Double Murder-Suicide In Hempfield Twp.

State police continue to investigate after three people were found dead Wednesday in an apparent double murder-suicide at a Westmoreland County apartment complex.

11/06/2013

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1 Dead, 1 Arrested After Opening Fire On Police During Chase

One person is in custody and another is dead following a pursuit and lengthy standoff in Fayette County.

09/27/2013

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2 In Custody After Standoff At Bloomfield Apartment Building

Police and the SWAT team have been called to Bloomfield this evening where two people are reportedly barricaded in a building.

09/07/2013

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Man Barricades Self Inside Indiana Twp. Home

Police, the SWAT team and the bomb squad were called to a home in Indiana Township Thursday night where a man barricaded himself inside.

08/29/2013

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Suspect Dead After Ambridge Standoff

Authorities were called to the scene of a standoff Saturday afternoon in Beaver County.

08/10/2013

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Latrobe Standoff Suspect’s Girlfriend Charged

When Scott Murphy held police at bay during an 18-hour standoff last week in Latrobe, the 46-year-old was armed with a .38 caliber handgun and an assault rifle.

07/23/2013

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Officials: Trooper Likely Shot Twice During Latrobe Standoff

Police revealed new details about an 18-hour standoff on Friday that left one trooper injured and the suspect dead.

07/22/2013

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Trooper Injured In Standoff Released From Hospital

There are new details on the condition of the state trooper who was injured during an 18-hour standoff at a home in Latrobe, Westmoreland County.

07/20/2013

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