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Police Take Man In Wheelchair Into Custody After Oakland Stabbing

A man in a wheelchair was taken into police custody after a stabbing in Pittsburgh’s Oakland section this afternoon.

07/09/2014

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Elderly Man Uses Wheelchair To Barricade Self Inside Home

Police were called to Gibsonia this morning where a man reportedly barricaded himself inside of a home.

06/03/2014

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Veteran Finally Gets Much-Needed Chairlift, Wheelchair Ramp

The sound of a drill in the hands of a craftsman was the sign of a life-changing moment for James Price.

03/25/2014

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Local Veteran In Need Of Wheelchair Ramp Gets Help From Volunteers

On a cold, snowy day, imagine walking up or down a set of broken stairs or across a muddy yard.

03/17/2014

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Government Halts Benefits For Butler Co. Woman Paralyzed In Accident

If you met Casey Galbreath you would assume she’s handicapped. But under the circumstances we had to ask.

02/18/2014

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Suspect In Shooting That Put Teen In Wheelchair Held For Trial

Deallo Mitchell, 19, gets around best these days in a wheelchair. He has limited abilities with braces and a walker.

01/02/2014

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Woman Accused Of Assaulting Wheelchair-Bound Boyfriend

Police say it was a one-sided fight from the start.

06/12/2013

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Teen Hit By Lightning On Road To Recovery

It was last summer when KDKA’s David Highfield stood outside West Penn Hospital.

05/21/2013

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Disabled Woman Defies Odds Ahead Of College Graduation

There will be applause, and perhaps a few tears, when a Biochemistry major from West Newton accepts her diploma at Saint Vincent College on Saturday.

05/10/2013

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Man Lucky To Be Alive After Big Rig Clips His Wheelchair

David Schultz, 49, of Harrison Township says he’s lucky to be alive.

04/23/2013

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Hit-And-Run Lands Man In Wheelchair In Hospital

The driver fled the scene, but it only took police about an hour and a half to track him down.

11/07/2012

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18-Year-Old Dies In Swissvale Fire

At least one person has been killed in an early Saturday morning fire in Swissvale.

11/12/2011

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Hearing Postponed For Man In Wheelchair Accused In Robbery

The alleged victim of a man accused of lunging from his wheelchair attempting to rob him describes the attack.

09/22/2011

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Man In Wheelchair Sought In Robbery

Police are looking for a suspect after a man says he was robbed by someone in a wheelchair early this morning.

09/13/2011

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Officers Rescue Woman From Homestead Fire

Thanks to the action of two local police officers, a woman who uses a wheelchair was able to escape when fire broke out at her house in Homestead early this morning.

08/19/2011