Theft

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Accused Thief Tried To Sell Scrap Metal To Man He Stole It From

WASHINGTON, Pa. (KDKA) — Whether it’s beer kegs, cemetery vases, or copper wire, scrap metal thieves are always on the lookout for something they can turn into cash. “Scrap metal theft in the area is […]

11/19/2014

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Six Sought In Retail Theft Ring Targeting Lowes Stores

Police in McCandless say they’ve jailed the ring leader of a retail theft group that Lowes stores repeatedly over the last month-and-a-half.

11/18/2014

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Police Bust Uniontown Burglary Ring

Police in Fayette County say they successfully broke up a burglary ring.

11/13/2014

(Source: Armstrong County Jail)

Police: Man Conned Woman For $15K With Cancer Tale

State police say a western Pennsylvania man who befriended a woman at a harness racing track two years ago has since conned her out of $15,000 by pretending he had cancer.

11/13/2014

(Source: Pennsylvania State Police)

Police: Couple Stole $1,200 Worth Of Teeth Whitener At Target

State police are looking for a couple who allegedly stole $1,200 worth of teeth whitener from the Target in Hempfield Township.

11/04/2014

(Source: Pennsylvania State Police)

Police: Man Impersonating Allegheny Co. D.A. Steals Pizza, Beer

Police say a man impersonating the Allegheny County District Attorney stole food and beer at numerous Butler County businesses.

10/23/2014

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Security Guard, Suspect Scuffle Over $37K Rolex

Surveillance video shows a jewelry store security guard struggle with a man police say tried to steal watch worth $37,500.

10/09/2014

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Woman Arrested After Stealing $600 From Jurors

A woman has been arrested for allegedly stealing over $600 from a jury room at the Allegheny County Courthouse earlier this week.

10/09/2014

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Insult To In-Jury: Someone Steals $600 From Jurors

Jury duty can be unpleasant enough, but someone has added insult to in-jury.

10/08/2014

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Man At Center Of 7-Eleven Case: “The System Doesn’t Work”

When Robert Simpson placed a white envelope on the counter of a 7-Eleven on the North Side last summer with $220 in it, he forgot to take it with him after a transaction at the counter.

10/02/2014

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How To Protect Your Valuables While Traveling

Learn valuable tips on how to protect your valuables while traveling.

10/01/2014

Pittsburgh Police

Police Search For Bold Downtown Thief & Accomplice

Pittsburgh Police need your help tracking down a man who reached over a counter and stole a store’s cash box.

10/01/2014

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Charges Dropped Against Detective Accused Of Stealing Money From Store Customer

A Pittsburgh detective accused of stealing an envelope of money at a convenience store, which was left behind by a customer, was scheduled to appear in court Tuesday.

09/30/2014

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Caregiver Accused Of Stealing From Blind Woman

A Sheraden woman is facing charges, accused of stealing hundreds of dollars from a blind woman she supposed to be caring for.

09/24/2014

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Thieves Go After More Than 100 Flag Holders Used For Veterans’ Graves

The metal flag holders being used on veterans’ graves have become a popular target for thieves.

09/23/2014

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