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Emergency Dispatcher Fired Over 911 Call Leak

A 911 center employee has been fired for giving the media copies of a call made by a Pennsylvania woman who police say forcibly submerged two of her children underwater, drowning one and causing fatal injury to the other.

04/05/2014

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McCandless Mother Denied Bail, On Suicide Watch

The McCandless mother of three who is charged with drowning and attempting to drown her two youngest sons was denied bail Thursday.

04/03/2014

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New Details Emerging On McCandless Mother’s Past

A McCandless woman is facing homicide and attempted homicide charges, accused of drowning her 3-year-old son and nearly killing her 6-year-old son.

04/02/2014

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Boy, 6, Fighting For Life After Mother’s Attempted Drowning

A McCandless mother is claiming voices told her to try and drown two of her children.

04/02/2014

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Police: Mom Says “Crazy Voices” Told Her To Push Sons Down In Bathtub

A child has died after being found unresponsive in a McCandless home Tuesday morning.

04/01/2014

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Girl, 2, Drowns In Franklin Park Pool

Police are investigating after a two-year-old girl drowned in an inground pool in Franklin Park Sunday night.

07/04/2011