Beaver County Farmer, Employee Charged With Using Pesticide To Kill Protected Migratory BirdsA Beaver County farmer and his employee are accused of using pesticide-laced corn to kill dozens of protected migratory birds.
West View Teen Accused Of Poisoning ParentsA North Hills student is facing attempted homicide charges after allegedly poisoning his parents.
Owner Believes Her Pet Pig Was Poisoned With AntifreezeFive pigs died on a farm in Washington County, and the owner of one of them believes their deaths were no accident.
Police: Broken Glass, Poisoned Bread Left In Yard With ‘Intent To Poison Dogs’State Police in Westmoreland County are warning pet owners to check their yards before letting their animals outside after broken glass and poisoned bread were left on one man’s property.
Ferrante Formally Sentenced To Life In Prison In Cyanide Poisoning CaseA former University of Pittsburgh researcher was sentenced for the death of his wife today.
Family Of Doctor Killed By Cyanide Sues Convicted HusbandThe family of Dr. Autumn Klein has filed a wrongful death lawsuit against her husband, Dr. Robert Ferrante.
Juror In Cyanide Poisoning Case: “I Feel That We Did Justice”Several jurors are opening up about the experience after handing down a first-degree murder conviction to the University of Pittsburgh medical researcher accused of poisoning his wife with cyanide.
Jury Finds Ferrante Guilty In Cyanide Poisoning TrialAfter hours of deliberations, the jury has found Dr. Robert Ferrante, the University of Pittsburgh medical researcher accused of poisoning and killing his wife with cyanide, guilty of first-degree murder.
Jury Sequestered For Night After 1st Day Of Deliberations In Cyanide Poisoning TrialThe four-woman, eight-man jury in the Robert Ferrante trial has been sequestered for the night following the first day of deliberations, which lasted about six hours.
Defense Rests After Ferrante Takes Stand As Cyanide Poisoning Trial ContinuesAs a former Allegheny County coroner, Dr. Cyril Wecht has helped prosecutors put people accused of homicide behind bars. But on Wednesday he'll try to help a University of Pittsburgh medical researcher accused of fatally poisoning his wife avoid that fate.
Defense Witnesses Attack Cyanide Death Diagnosis The first two defense witnesses in a University of Pittsburgh medical researcher's homicide trial on Monday targeted the prosecution's central claim that the researcher purposely poisoned his neurologist wife with cyanide last year.
Prosecution Rests, Defense To Open Case In Cyanide Poisoning TrialThe defense was expected to begin calling witnesses after a final prosecution witness in the trial of a University of Pittsburgh medical researcher charged with poisoning his neurologist wife with cyanide last year.
Prosecution Focuses On Emails Between Accused Doc And WifeTestimony continued Friday in the trial of Dr. Robert Ferrante, who is accused in his wife's cyanide poisoning death.
Blood Tests Continue To Take Center Stage In Cyanide Poisoning TrialTestimony in the trial of a University of Pittsburgh researcher accused of poisoning his wife with cyanide last year continued Thursday.
Testimony Centers Around Testing Of Victim's Blood In Cyanide Poisoning TrialThe trial of a University of Pittsburgh researcher accused of poisoning his wife with cyanide last year continued Wednesday.