Westmoreland County

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Flames Consume Vandergrift Apartment Building

Firefighters battled a blaze at a Westmoreland County apartment building Thursday.

04/30/2015

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Police Looking For Thieves Who Stole From Local Junior Football League

Police need help tracking down thieves who stole some items from a local youth football league.

04/30/2015

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Missing Alzheimer’s Patient From Allegheny Twp. Found

Police have now located a missing Westmoreland County man who disappeared from his home with the family dog Tuesday morning.

04/29/2015

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Man Pleads Guilty After Violent Incident In Manor Borough Home

A Westmoreland County man accused of pointing a gun at his mother and opening fire in his own home is likely going to jail.

04/28/2015

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Driver Killed, Passenger Injured After Car Crashes Into House

One person was killed and another was injured when a car crashed into a home in Hempfield Township.

04/25/2015

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Investigators: 4-Week-Old Baby Suffered “Extraordinary Physical Abuse”

Doctors say there is no other explanation for a local baby’s injuries, other than physical violence.

04/24/2015

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Man In Top Hat, Accomplice Take Cash Box From Family Fun Center

Two men are accused of stealing a cash box from a business in Greensburg. The SeaBase Family Fun Center was left unlocked Monday into Tuesday so workers could go inside to clean the carpet.

04/23/2015

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Man Accused Of Pointing Gun At Mom, Firing Shots That Nearly Hit Pregnant Wife & Son

A man is behind bars in the Westmoreland County Prison, accused firing shots and pointing a gun at his own mother, nearly hitting his pregnant wife and their young son.

04/21/2015

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Woman Flees On Shopping Cart After Stealing Groceries From Walmart

She looked like an ordinary shopper, but her exit from a local Walmart was anything but – using her cart as her getaway.

04/20/2015

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Man Charged With Embezzling $113,000 From Car Dealership

At one point, Brandon Varner was an associate of a Greensburg car dealership.

04/16/2015

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Community Fighting To Keep Playground As School Plans To Sell It

A small community in Westmoreland County is fighting to keep a playground in its neighborhood.

04/16/2015

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1 Killed In Crash On Route 819 In Bell Twp.

One person is dead following an accident this afternoon in Westmoreland County.

04/15/2015

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Charged Norwin Teacher’s Husband To Stand Trial For Witness Intimidation

The husband of a Norwin School District teacher, who is charged with selling heroin, will stand trial for trying to intimidate the informant in the case.

04/15/2015

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Westmoreland Co. Issues Missed Jury Duty Scam Warning

Westmoreland County is putting out a warning about a new phone scam.

04/14/2015

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State Police Still Looking For Tractor Trailer Driver Involved In Fatal I-70 Wrong Way Crash

It’s been more than a year since the tragic accident that led to a woman being hit by a tractor trailer in Westmoreland County, and still police and family members are trying to figure out who was behind the wheel of that big rig.

04/13/2015

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