WASHINGTON COUNTY (KDKA) — Range Resources pled no contest to negligent oversight of two gas well sites in Washington County.

State Attorney General Josh Shapiro says the plea is a result of a grand jury investigation. The investigation found that the company knowingly covered up leaks and other issues at its Yeager Well-Pad and Waste Water Storage Pond in Amwell Township.

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The jury also noted violations at the company’s Brownlee site in Buffalo Township in Washington County.

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“Laws were broken. And the people in Pennsylvania paid the price,” said Shapiro. “The grand jury repeatedly found evidence of a company that placed profit over following the law.”

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In all, Range Resources will pay $150,000 in fines and charitable contributions as part of the plea.