PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — The father of the man convicted of killing a New Kensington police officer will remain in jail as he awaits his own trial.UPMC Mercy Burn Unit Reminding The Public Of Firework Dangers Ahead Of July 4
A Westmoreland County judge has denied his request to have his bond lowered or be released on house arrest.READ MORE: NWS Confirms EF-0 Tornado Touches Down Along Butler And Allegheny Counties Border
Authorities say Baucum is accused of sending a series of Facebook messages to a woman who spoke to law enforcement about what she knew about Holt and the night New Kensington police officer Brian Shaw was murdered on Nov. 17, 2017.
His trial is scheduled to start on Monday.MORE NEWS: Pittsburgh Penguins To Hold Auditions For Ice Crew
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