After eight emotional victim impact statements from the victim’s family, former Pittsburgh Police officer Adam Lewis was sentenced to one to two years followed by six months of house arrest plus three years of probation in the death of Jessica Lojak.
A man accused of abducting his biological daughter from UPMC Children’s Hospital last month during a custody dispute with the child’s mother, will stand trial on those charges.
Deallo Mitchell, 19, gets around best these days in a wheelchair. He has limited abilities with braces and a walker.
The man accused of hitting several pedestrians and leading police on a chase on Pittsburgh’s South Side back in October was back in court today where he was held for trial.
The three people on trial for the murder of a Slippery Rock University student last year have all been convicted of murder.
Jury deliberations are to resume Friday in the murder trial involving a Slippery Rock University student.
A security guard charged after chasing down and shooting a robbery suspect will go to trial.
The woman who drowned her son in a local hotel bathtub has been sentenced to life in prison without parole.
Closing arguments were presented this afternoon in the trial of two men accused in a shooting in broad daylight last April at Fifth Avenue and Wood Street in Downtown Pittsburgh.
A man who led police on a chase in Pittsburgh’s West End during a drug sting last month will stand trial.
The accused gunman in a shooting downtown this past spring are on trial.
The trial for a woman accused of kidnapping a newborn baby from Magee-Womens Hospital last year has been postponed.
The trial for three young men charged with fatally shooting a western Pennsylvania college student during a drug-related robbery ended abruptly when one juror fainted because of a bloody crime scene photo and another remembered knowing one defendant’s relative.
More indictments were announced in connection with the investigation into the rape of a 16-year-old girl by two high school football players in Ohio last year.
A federal judge Friday set June 9 as the trial date for a lawsuit challenging Pennsylvania’s gay-marriage ban after rejecting a request to delay the proceeding.