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  1. Man may finally face hearing in police chase that killed 3Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 7 | New Jersey Herald

    A Pennsylvania man charged with killing a family of three while leading police on a Thanksgiving Day chase may finally have his day in court. Twenty-three-year-old Demetrius Coleman is due in Pittsburgh City Court Friday, after three previous preliminary hearings were postponed..

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  2. Hearing for suspect in police chase that killed 3 postponedRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2017 | New Jersey Herald

    A preliminary hearing for a Pennsylvania man charged with killing a family of three while leading police on a Thanksgiving Day chase has been postponed. Allegheny County District Attorney Stephen Zappala Jr. says Coleman and a woman who owned his car had been selling heroin earlier that day before East McKeesport police stopped Coleman for a traffic violation.

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  3. Skeletal remains identified as man missing since 2012Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2017 | New Jersey Herald

    Authorities in western Pennsylvania say skeletal remains found on a hillside in a Pittsburgh suburb have been identified as those of a man missing for almost five years. The Allegheny County medical examiner's office said the remains reported Thursday night in a wooded area of McKeesport are those of 26-year-old Dominick Brown Hill.

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  4. Police trying to ID skeletal remains found near PittsburghRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2017 | New Jersey Herald

    Allegheny County police Lt. Andrew Schurman says someone called 911 to report finding the partially skeletonized remains about 7:20 p.m. Thursday in McKeesport.

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  5. Surge in 'downstream' energy job openings provides hopeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2017 | New Jersey Herald

    Despite a two-year downturn in the oil and gas industry, "downstream" opportunities such as power plants and pipelines are feeding a growing sense that the employment outlook in western Pennsylvania is improving. Available energy-related jobs run the gamut from truck drivers, who can earn a commercial driver's license in five weeks, to highly trained technicians, who may have to go back to school for a two-year degree, industry observers say.

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  6. Infant's death at Pittsburgh-area housing complex probedRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2017 | New Jersey Herald

    Authorities in western Pennsylvania are investigating the death of a 2-month-old infant in a housing complex near Pittsburgh. Allegheny County authorities say Mckeesport police and paramedics responded to a Crawford Village unit for a report of an unresponsive infant.

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  7. 110 pounds of African drug khat seized at Pittsburgh airportRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2017 | New Jersey Herald

    U.S. Customs and Border Protection agents have seized 110 pounds of an African drug being shipped through Pittsburgh International Airport. The dried khat plants were hidden among wigs sent from Kenya and were addressed to someone in McKees, Pennsylvania.

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  8. Wife admits killing spouse who got protection order from herRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2017 | New Jersey Herald

    A western Pennsylvania woman pleaded guilty to shooting her husband hours after he got a protection-from-abuse order and must spend 15 to 30 years in prison. Allegheny County police say 56-year-old Patricia Katchur shot her husband May 13, 2015.

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  9. Trash collectors in McKeesport find body of man fatally shotRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2017 | New Jersey Herald

    Police say trash collectors in suburban Pittsburgh discovered the body of a young man who investigators believe was shot to death in the area the night before. Allegheny County Police Lt.

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  10. 2 guilty in slaying that left jitney driver unrecognizableRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2017 | New Jersey Herald

    Two men have been convicted of second-degree murder in the slaying of a western Pennsylvania jitney driver who suffered such grievous shotgun wounds to the face police couldn't initially identify her. An Allegheny County judge convicted 23-year-olds Timothy Brock, of Pittsburgh, and William McGraw, of McKeesport, on Thursday following non-jury trial.

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  11. Man gets 20 to 40 years for killing estranged wife's beauRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2017 | New Jersey Herald

    A western Pennsylvania man will spend 20 to 40 years in prison for shooting a man who was dating his estranged wife. An Allegheny County judge sentenced 27-year-old James Husok on Thursday.

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  12. Pennsylvania marina warehouse fire destroys up to 4 boatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2016 | New Jersey Herald

    Witnesses say they hear an explosion shortly before the fire was reported at the marina in McKeesport. The marina is located between Water Street and the Youghiogheny River.

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  13. Pennsylvania man faces hearing for not stopping video deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2016 | New Jersey Herald

    A preliminary hearing is set for a Pennsylvania man charged with child endangerment because police say he didn't call 911 while the mother of his 17-month-old son killed the boy while sending him two hours' worth of angry text messages, pictures and videos. The attorney for 23-year-old Andre Price Jr. says he's not sure whether Price will waive the hearing Monday afternoon to determine whether his client stands trial.

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  14. Man convicted in death of suspected drug dealer at hotelRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2016 | New Jersey Herald

    A man has been convicted in the shooting death of a suspected drug dealer at a western Pennsylvania hotel last year. The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review reports that Westmoreland County jurors deliberated for more than four hours Friday before convicting 19-year-old Christopher Smarr of first- and second-degree murder, robbery, a weapons crime and other offenses.

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  15. Police: Man who caused deadly crash was wanted in drug caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2016 | New Jersey Herald

    Police investigate the scene of a multi-vehicle crash at the intersection of Route 30 and Route 48, Thursday, Nov. 24, 2016, in North Versailles, Pa. Police say a man who led them on a car chase and caused a fiery crash that killed three people near Pittsburgh had been wanted in a drug case.

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  16. Mom accused of texting video of lifeless son is due in courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2016 | New Jersey Herald

    This Wednesday, Nov. 2, 2016, file booking photo provided by the Allegheny County Police Department shows Christian Clark, of McKeesport, Pa. Police said Clark, charged with criminal homicide in the death of her son Andre Price III, sent a video of the boy's apparently lifeless body to his father in a jealous, vengeful rage during a text-messaged argument.

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  17. Dad in deadly child video case charged with endangermentRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2016 | New Jersey Herald

    A Pennsylvania man who has been arrested on child endangerment charges because police say he didn't call 911 even though the mother of his two young children threatened to kill them - and did kill one of them - while sending him more than two hours' worth of angry text messages, pictures and videos. Twenty-three-year-old Andre Price Jr. was jailed without bond early Friday on two counts - one each for, 17-month-old Andre III, and a 2-year-old daughter.

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  18. Man convicted of 3rd-degree murder in alley shooting deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2016 | New Jersey Herald

    A western Pennsylvania man has been convicted of third-degree murder in the shooting death of a man who was dating his estranged wife. Jurors in Allegheny County also convicted 27-year-old James Husok on Friday of evidence-tampering and possessing an instrument of crime.

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  19. Fired officer apologizes for racial slur on social mediaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2016 | New Jersey Herald

    A fired part-time western Pennsylvania police officer is apologizing for a social media post that included a racial slur. Melissa Adamson tells WTAE-TV she's not a racist and is sorry to everyone she offended.

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  20. Part-time police officer fired after social media postRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2016 | New Jersey Herald

    A part-time western Pennsylvania police officer has been fired after a social media post that apparently included a racial slur. Pittsburgh television stations reported that the post that appeared Tuesday afternoon on social media showed the part-time McKeesport officer in her uniform with a caption reading "I'm the law today" and ending with the derogatory term.

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