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  1. Coroner: 3 dead, others treated after suspected overdosesRead the original story

    Monday Aug 17 | WFMJ-TV Youngstown

    Authorities in western Pennsylvania say three people died of suspected heroin overdoses over the weekend and more than a dozen other overdose victims were transported to hospitals. The Washington County coroner's office says police investigated 17 reports of overdoses across the county on Sunday, almost half of them in Washington, Pennsylvania.

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  2. Officer resigns, gets probation for tipping off prostituteRead the original story

    Friday Aug 7 | WFMJ-TV Youngstown

    A southwestern Pennsylvania police officer has resigned and been sentenced to two years' probation for tipping off a woman he used to date about a prostitution sting. The Observer-Reporter says 40-year-old John Rush resigned from the Washington, Pennsylvania police on Thursday, a day after pleading guilty to obstruction of justice and hindering prosecution.

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  3. 4 sentenced in home invasion that led to death of girl, 10Read the original story

    Jul 6, 2015 | WFMJ-TV Youngstown

    Four men charged in a home invasion robbery attempt that led to the shooting death of a 10-year-old girl in western Pennsylvania last year have been sentenced to prison. Nineteen-year-old Douglas Cochran Jr. was sentenced to 22 to 50 years in prison after pleading guilty to third-degree murder, conspiracy and robbery on Monday as his trial was about to begin.

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  4. 160 Mosquito Lake geese euthanizedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2015 | WFMJ-TV Youngstown

    The department says euthanization is not a common practice, but it was necessary there because all other measures had failed. The decision to reduce goose population occurs a year after Mill Creek Park officials had 238 geese were euthanized with carbon dioxide gas by ODNR.

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  5. Employee struck in Sam's Club parking lotRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2015 | WFMJ-TV Youngstown

    Warren police are searching for a driver who they say hit a Sam's Club employee in the store's rear parking lot. It happened just before midnight Wednesday.

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  6. Police credit news cameraman with saving overdose victimRead the original story

    Jun 25, 2015 | WFMJ-TV Youngstown

    Police say a Pittsburgh television news crew helped keep an overdose victim alive long enough for paramedics and officers to save him - and caught the whole thing on video. WPXI-TV says cameraman Dave Clark was preparing for news segment with reporter Cara Sapida on Wednesday in Washington, Pennsylvania, when Clark saw the man slumped over in a vehicle, not breathing.

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  7. Man gets 18 to 36 years for repeated rape of woman near kidsRead the original story

    Apr 3, 2015 | WFMJ-TV Youngstown

    A man will spend 18 to 36 years in prison for repeatedly raping a woman in front of her two young children in her western Pennsylvania home. Twenty-two-year-old Darius Duncan, of Washington, Pennsylvania, was sentenced Thursday after pleading guilty last month to rape, involuntary deviate sexual intercourse, corruption of minors and other charges.

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  8. Maker of Children's Tylenol to plead guilty over recallRead the original story

    Mar 10, 2015 | WFMJ-TV Youngstown

    A manufacturer of over-the-counter infant's and children's liquid medications has agreed to plead guilty to a federal criminal charge that it sold products that contained metal particles. Court documents unsealed Tuesday say McNeil Consumer Healthcare, of Fort Washington, Pennsylvania, will acknowledge selling adulterated bottles of Infants' and Children's Tylenol and Children's Motrin.

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  9. Man, 18, questioned in shooting of girlfriend's fatherRead the original story

    Feb 6, 2015 | WFMJ-TV Youngstown

    Police say an 18-year-old man was being held for questioning after he allegedly shot his girlfriend's father from an upstairs window of a western Pennsylvania home. Washington, Pennsylvania police Chief Chris Luppino says the man in custody was arguing with his girlfriend about the couple's child before 4 a.m. Friday when the girl called for her parents, who arrived at the front door. 1 comment

  10. City of Warren joins recycling programRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2015 | WFMJ-TV Youngstown

    Workers at a northwestern Pennsylvania elementary school have called in an exterminator and were scrubbing down restrooms after bed bugs were found there last week. Titusville Area School District Superintendent Karen Jez tells the Titusville Herald that a pest control company was at the Main Street Elementary School on Monday night.

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  11. Owner of Youngstown dog shot with arrow finedRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2015 | WFMJ-TV Youngstown

    The owner of a Youngstown dog found with an arrow in its head has been fined and assessed court costs, for charges unrelated to the shooting of the dog. Gina Gasior, 48, of Youngstown pleaded no contest to charges of failure to confine a dog and failure to vaccinate a dog.

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  12. Threat places Youngstown's East High School on lockdownRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2015 | WFMJ-TV Youngstown

    A former Ohio National Guardsman who says his pet ducks help relieve his post-traumatic stress disorder and depression is appealing his conviction for violating a village ban on keeping such animals. Darin Welker was convicted of a minor misdemeanor and fined $50 for keeping 14 ducks at home in West Lafayette, 80 miles east of Columbus.

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  13. Mercer county man sentenced in Jamestown teen sex caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2015 | WFMJ-TV Youngstown

    A Mercer County man who once faced more than 300 charges for allegedly committing sex crimes with a teenage girl has been sentenced to between 10 and 20 years in jail and labeled as a Tier III sex offender. 45-year-old Bruce Sankey of Jamestown was sentenced Wednesday, after he pleaded no contest earlier to one consolidated count of involuntary deviate sexual intercourse.

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  14. 1 dead after rollover crash in AustintownRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2015 | WFMJ-TV Youngstown

    The driver of a semi truck was killed when the vehicle overturned in the median near where Interstate 80 merges off of Interstate 680. TITUSVILLE, Pa.

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  15. Crash closes I-80 eastbound in Mercer CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2015 | WFMJ-TV Youngstown

    Workers at a northwestern Pennsylvania elementary school have called in an exterminator and were scrubbing down restrooms after bed bugs were found there last week. Titusville Area School District Superintendent Karen Jez tells the Titusville Herald that a pest control company was at the Main Street Elementary School on Monday night.

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  16. Campbell man dies in Austintown crash on I-80Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2015 | WFMJ-TV Youngstown

    The Ohio State Highway Patrol is investigating a crash that claimed the life of Charles R. Baird, 43, of Campbell. Troopers say that the 1984 International truck driven by Baird went off the right side of the eastbound lane of Interstate 80 near the 680 split Wednesday evening.

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  17. Injection well meeting allows Trumbull Co. residents to ask questionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2015 | WFMJ-TV Youngstown

    Homeowners were invited to ask experts in the oil and gas industry questions or express their concerns when it comes to the wells at the meeting on Wednesday. "I kind of heard a few options of approaching our state representatives, which I kind of had in the back of my head already.

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  18. Troubled bar to close in WarrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2015 | WFMJ-TV Youngstown

    At Wednesday's Warren City Council meeting, the manager and liquor license holder of the Paradise Bar met with Mayor Doug Franklin, the city prosecutor and the law director. Early Saturday morning, police responded after shots rang out at bar.

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  19. Low oil prices bring layoffs to Valley plantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2015 | WFMJ-TV Youngstown

    Two valley pipe suppliers, Vallourec Star and TMK-Ipsco are adjusting their operations due to supply and demand. It means several hundred workers will be off their jobs It was just last week that Vallourec said that due to declines in the oil and gas market it would be adjusting it's production schedule.

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  20. Howland residents under boil advisoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2015 | WFMJ-TV Youngstown

    The Trumbull County Sanitary Engineers have issued a boil advisory for some residents of Howland Township as of 5 p.m. on Wednesday. Trumbull county water customers that live west of Henn Hyde and north of Carriage Hill in the northern part of Howland Township are asked to boil their water after two main water line breaks.

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