Westmoreland County

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Police Investigate Sexual Assault, Stabbing In Arnold

Police are investigating after a woman was attacked, sexually assaulted and stabbed early this morning in Westmoreland County.


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Brush Fire Starts Along Turnpike

Firefighters were called to the Turnpike to battle a brush fire Sunday afternoon.


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2 Men Killed In Collision Between Car, SUV

Authorities say two people were killed in a collision between a car and a sport utility vehicle in western Pennsylvania.


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Westmoreland Co. Crash Leaves 1 Dead, Another Injured

The passenger in a car was killed in Westmoreland County overnight.


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Eastern Derry Twp. VFD Chief, Wife Charged With Stealing Funds

The Eastern Derry Volunteer Fire Department in Westmoreland County has been shut down for a year because of money problems. They couldn’t pay their insurance and fire trucks were repossessed.


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Ligonier Twp. Officer’s Badge & K-9 Partner To Be Retired

A Ligonier Township K-9 officer who was injured in a crash that killed his handler will retire tonight.


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Mom, Daughter Arrested For Shooting Up Heroin With Baby In Backseat Of Car

A mother and daughter were arrested after police say they were caught shooting up heroin outside of a Sheetz in Greensburg with a 6-month-old baby in the back seat.


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Man Charged After Firing 13 Shots At Home, Allegedly Over $260 Debt

A man is facing charges for allegedly firing shots at a home in New Kensington, which nearly hit several people.


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Irwin Family Recovering After Being Attacked, Bitten By Rabid Otter

A local family has been receiving a lot of media attention after reportedly being attacked by a rabid otter in Virginia Beach.



Man Gets 19 Years For Recording Girl, 4, While He Was Naked

A western Pennsylvania man prosecutors say made a pornographic video of a 4-year-old girl while he was naked has been sentenced to 19 years in prison.


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Man Beaten, Girl Sexually Assaulted During Herminie Break-In

Police are looking for three men who robbed a home in Herminie, badly beating one man and threatening to rape a 10-year-old girl.


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TV Show Filmed In Vandergrift Coming To An End

People in Vandergrift are disappointed to hear that a TV show that’s been filming there is coming to end.


Dancin' J's, Dance Studio

Driver Sought After Crashing Into Westmoreland Co. Dance Studio

The owner of Dancin’ J’s dance studio wants whoever is responsible for crashing into the side of her dance studio over the weekend to come forward.


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Man To Stand Trial For Having Sex With Minor & Making 3 Girls Drink Blood

A man accused of having sex with a minor and making three girls drink his blood appeared in court Monday.


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Yough H.S. Coach Enters ARD Program After Soliciting Nude Photos From Teen Boy As A Prank

A Yough Senior High School baseball coach accused of posing as a female and soliciting nude photos from a 14-year-old student appeared in court Monday.