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Friday Jun 26 | via O-R Online
District Attorney Gene Vittone and Washington County Drug and Alcohol Commission Director Cheryl Andrews speak to Peters Township police officers on the importance of carrying and using Narcan to reverse drug overdoses. Comment?
Monday Jun 22 | via O-R Online
Gunfire that rang out in Canonsburg two weeks ago was sparked by an argument over a woman that escalated into a physical fight, according to Canonsburg police. Comment?
Friday Jun 5 | via The Almanac
That the heroin epidemic has reached dramatic proportions and is responsible for a number of crimes in our area is not new information. However, a bank robbery last week in Peters Township led to the arrest of a man who told police that his 30-75-bag-per-day heroin habit led him to not only rob the cfsbank branch on E. McMurray Road, but the First Commonwealth Bank in Castle Shannon and the Tylerdale branch of Washington Financial bank. Comment?
Thursday Jun 4 | via O-R Online
A Washington man accused of breaking into a Canonsburg home last week that prompted a brief lockdown of two Canon-McMillan schools was arraigned on burglary and firearms charges. Comment?
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