Trial Set To Begin In 2012 Beating Deaths Of Westmoreland Co. Mother, SonOpening statements are scheduled Tuesday in the trial of a western Pennsylvania man accused in the beating deaths of a mother and son 5½ years ago.
Crime Stoppers: Registered Sex Offender Accused Of Trying To Molest Girl, Hit Her Mom With Frying PanPolice are trying to find a registered sex offender wanted for trying to molest a 6-year-old girl and attack her mother with a frying pan in Swissvale.
School Staff Find Knife In Arnold Elementary School Student's BackpackOfficials and police confirm a student at Roy A. Hunt Elementary School in Arnold was found with a small pen knife in her backpack after a metal detector at the school's entrance went off.
New Kensington Fire May Have Started As Woman Tried To Thaw Frozen PipesA woman, who may have been trying to thaw out frozen pipes, was taken to the hospital Thursday after fire tore through her Westmoreland County home.
Carbon Monoxide Leak Forces Family Of 7 To Evacuate Arnold HomeA family of seven was evacuated from their home in Westmoreland County overnight due to a carbon monoxide leak.
School District Filing Formal Complaint, Says WPIAL 'Indifferent' To Alleged Racial Slurs Directed At PlayersA Westmoreland County school district is filing a formal complaint with the WPIAL after reporting that some of its high school football players were allegedly subjected to racial slurs by an opposing team.
Woman Fighting Charges, Says Ex-Boyfriend Left Kittens To Die In Extreme HeatA Westmoreland County couple is facing animal cruelty charges after police say they put six kittens in a box and left them to die in extremely hot temperatures.
3 Charged In Kidnapping, Torturing Of Woman In ArnoldThree people are accused of kidnapping a woman and torturing her in Arnold over the weekend.
Man Kills Raccoon With Hammer After It Bites Him On HeadA Westmoreland County man says he was attacked by a raccoon as he worked on his car outside his home, and killed the animal with the only weapon he had: a hammer.
Firefighters Revive Two Dogs After Arnold House FireFirefighters and EMS crews did all they could to revive two dogs that were trapped inside a home on Woodmont Avenue in Arnold.
Vandals Sought After Several Vehicles Spray-Painted In ArnoldPolice are investigating after at least 10 vehicles were vandalized overnight in Arnold.