Washington County

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Police Stepping Up Efforts To Locate Escaped Murder Suspect

A murder suspect escaped from a psychiatric hospital in West Virginia on Monday and police are working hard to track him down.

03/24/2015

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Murder Suspect Escapes From W. Va. Psychiatric Hospital

Police are looking for a murder suspect who escaped from a West Virginia psychiatric hospital.

03/23/2015

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Man Arrested, $30,000 Worth Of Drugs Seized In Washington Co.

One person was arrested and $30,000 worth of drugs was confiscated in Washington County.

03/21/2015

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Ex-Judge Pleads Guilty In Missing Cocaine Case

A retired western Pennsylvania judge accused of stealing cocaine being held as evidence pleaded guilty to taking cocaine evidence from criminal trials.

03/20/2015

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Mysterious Explosions-Like Sounds Put Jefferson Hills On Edge

Police in Jefferson Hills are trying to figure out if someone set off homemade explosive devices near the Washington County line.

03/18/2015

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Crews Called To Crash On I-70 In Washington Co.

An accident has sent emergency crews to Interstate 70 in Washington County this afternoon.

03/17/2015

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Couple Forced Out As Leak Threatens Potential Gas Explosion At Finleyville Home

They’re an couple enjoying their retirement years in Finleyville, Washington County, but a gas leak has driven them from their home.

03/16/2015

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Cal U Fraternity Suspends Gatherings, Says Citation Unwarranted

A western Pennsylvania university fraternity says the borough was wrong to cite the organization’s president for a party that authorities called “disorderly.”

03/14/2015

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Man Suffers Shoulder Wound In Washington Co. Shooting

One man is being treated at a local hospital after shooting Friday evening in Washington County.

03/13/2015

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Police Seek W. Va. Man After High-Speed Chase Leaves 2 Adults, 1 Child Hurt

State Police are looking for a man who they say led them on a high-speed chase through two states with a child in his vehicle.

03/12/2015

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KD Investigates: As Drilling Ramps Up, So Do The Lawsuits

Gary Andreis’s house in Chartiers-Houston is just downhill from a natural gas compressor station which he says has flooded his yard and poisoned his well, forcing him and his family to live on bottled water.

03/10/2015

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Owner Suing McMurray Animal Clinic Over Dogs’ Teeth Extraction

The owner of two Yorkshire terriers says she took her pets in for teeth cleaning, but when she picked them up from the veterinarian, most of their teeth had been extracted. However, the vet is telling another story.

03/10/2015

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Time Lapse Video Shows Just How Fast Mon River Rises

The latest round of snow and rain is causing flooding problems along local rivers, and dramatic time lapse video shows just how fast the rivers can rise.

03/06/2015

Flooding in Fayette City, Fayette County, at the intersection of South 201 and Connellsville Street. It's estimated there's about 7 feet of water.  (Photo Credit: Ross Guidotti)

Flooding Closes Roads In Fayette, Greene, Washington, Westmoreland Co.

The latest round of snow and precipitation has caused traffic issues across the Pittsburgh region, and now PennDOT says several roads in multiple counties have been shut down.

03/05/2015

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Police Investigating Fatal Washington Shooting

Police are investigating a shooting that left one person dead in Washington County early Wednesday morning.

03/04/2015

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