Mother Accused Of Drowning Sons Waives Preliminary HearingA woman accused of drowning her two young sons in a bathtub more than a year ago waived her right to a preliminary hearing Tuesday, a day after a judge found her mentally competent to stand trial.
Mother Accused Of Drowning Sons Found Competent To Stand TrialAfter being charged in the drowning deaths of two of her sons last year, Laurel Michelle Schlemmer of McCandless has been determined competent to stand trial.
4 Sentenced In Connection With 10-Year-Old's Fatal ShootingFour men were sentenced Monday in connection with a 10-year-old girl’s shooting death in 2014.
Man Slated For Trial In Violent Robbery Of Elderly WomanA western Pennsylvania man goes on trial Monday on charges in a violent home invasion robbery last fall that sent a 91-year-old woman to the hospital.
Man Found Not Guilty In Cruelty To Animals CaseA man charged with shooting two dogs in the head and leaving them to die in a Beaver County park last year has been found not guilty on two counts of cruelty to animals.
Pittsburgh Man Gets Life, Plus 30 To 60, For 2 KillingsA Pittsburgh man has been sentenced to life plus 30 to 60 years in prison for two murder convictions earlier this year.
Man Charged In 2003 Cold Case Headed To TrialA man charged with a cold case murder from 2003 has been ordered to stand trial.
2 Plead Guilty To Murder In Shooting Of Wiz Khalifa's UncleTwo men have pleaded guilty to murder in the drug-related shooting death of rapper Wiz Khalifa's uncle in a Pittsburgh-area fast-food restaurant parking lot.
Community Activist Gets 3 Years In Prison For Child PornAn entrepreneur well-known for serving on community nonprofit boards must spend three years in federal prison for possessing child pornography and still faces trial later this month on charges that he solicited a 15-year-old boy to have sex on a gay networking site.
McDonald Man Held For Trial On Homicide By Vehicle While DUI ChargesA man charged in a deadly crash is now heading to trial.
Suspect Ordered To Stand Trial In Manchester HomicideA man has been ordered to stand trial in connection with a fatal shooting in the city’s Manchester section, but the defense attorney claims the eyewitness who testified Friday is pointing to the wrong man.
Sharpsburg Man Convicted Of 1st-Degree Murder In Death Of Aunt's FiancéA jury has convicted a Sharpsburg man of first-degree murder in the shooting death of his aunt's fiancé.
Man Accused Of Killing Friend With Ceremonial Sword Says He Feared For His LifeA man accused of having killed a friend and buried his body in a crawl space under his central Pennsylvania home says he acted in fear for his life.
McKeesport Woman Accused In Husband's Death Headed To TrialA McKeesport woman accused of shooting and killing her husband after breaking into their home is headed to trial.
Jury Reaches Split Verdict In Target Stabbing Rampage CaseClosing arguments have concluded in the trial of a homeless man accused in a stabbing incident that seriously injured a teen girl inside the Target store in East Liberty in 2013.