Police: Man Stabs Grandma With Syringe During Fight About DrugsPolice say a central Pennsylvania man stabbed his grandmother with a syringe while they argued about his drug use.
Former Hockey Coach Arrested With Drugs Accepts Plea DealA former assistant youth hockey coach in Bethel Park accepted a plea deal in court this morning in connection with drug charges.
Cops: Boy, 12, Killed Dog By Injecting It With AirState police plan to charge a 12-year-old northwestern Pennsylvania boy with stealing syringes from a neighbor, which the boy then used to kill the family dog by injecting air into its blood vessels.
Hospital Worker Sentenced In Hepatitis CaseA traveling medical technician was sentenced Monday to 39 years in prison for stealing painkillers and infecting dozens of patients in four states with hepatitis C through tainted syringes.
Investigation Underway After Heart Transplant Patient Overdoses An investigation is underway after a heart transplant patient allegedly overdosed on drugs at UPMC Presbyterian hospital.
Former UPMC Employee Pleads Guilty In NH In Hepatitis C OutbreakA traveling hospital technician accused of causing a multistate outbreak of hepatitis C last year has pleaded guilty to federal drug charges in New Hampshire.
Former UPMC Employee To Take Plea Deal After Patients InfectedDavid Kwiatkowski has been in jail since August of last year.
Charleroi Police Probing Alleged Drug Activity Involving Officer’s GirlfriendCharleroi Police Chief Mike Matyas confirms that his department is conducting two investigations after the girlfriend of a part-time officer was questioned about alleged drug activity in the officer's personal car.