Three Vehicle Accident in Center Township on Wal-mart Hill Results in Injuries

(photos taken by Kevin Taylor of Aliquippa. Used with his permission) Story by Beaver County Radio News Correspondent Sandy Giordano. (Center Twp., Pa.) Center Township Police and Firefighters were assisted by Monaca Fire Department in responding to a three vehicle accident between Old Brodhead Road and Herzog’s garage at 3 p.m. Wednesday afternoon, July 23, 2021. According to a report, one of the vehicles crossed the median into traffic. Another vehicle caught fire. There were injuries reported and the victims were transported to local hospitals by ambulance. None of the victims were identified in the release.
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15-Year-Old Arrested After Three People Shot, One Police Officer Injured In Shooting On South Side

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — A 15-year-old has been arrested in connection with Friday morning’s violent shooting in the South Side. The name of the suspect has not been released, but he is from Clairton. He is facing one count of Criminal Attempt Homicide, two counts of Aggravated Assault, two counts of Recklessly Endngering Another Person, three gun offenses, and two counts of Criminal Mischief. He will be charged as an adult, according to Pittsburgh Police. It was a chaotic scene early on Friday morning on E. Carson Street. Multiple shots were fired in the South Side and some of those shots...
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15-year-old arrested for triple shooting in Pittsburgh’s South Side

PITTSBURGH — A 15-year-old boy was arrested after three men were shot in Pittsburgh’s South Side early Friday morning, police said. Investigators said the men were found in multiple locations after shots were first reported just after 1:30 a.m. in the area of South 18th and East Carson streets. Officers were able to help treat at least two of the men until paramedics got to them.
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Josh Gibson's legacy honored in Monessen

Ever seen a 538-foot home run? Neither have I. But local newspaper archives credit Hall of Famer Josh Gibson with hitting one in Monessen, Pa., during his 1938 season with the Homestead Grays. Now, that moment and Gibson’s name are synonymous with Monessen. Major League Baseball donated a plaque to...

Police Blotter: 7/13/2021-7/19/2021

7/13/2021 – 911 Hang-up call – Moon Dispatch reported a 911 dropped call. RMU Police located the caller on campus who stated it was an accident and everything was fine. This case is closed. 7/13/2021 – Fire alarm False Activation – Guardian Protection reported a fire alarm activation in Salem...
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Beaver County Man Accused Of Killing Cousin, Dumping Body In Trunk Of Vehicle, Believed To Have Flown To Mexico

MOON TOWNSHIP, Pa. (KDKA) – Police issued an arrest warrant for the cousin of a Beaver County man who was found shot to death in the trunk of his car in Moon Township. Junaid Akhlas, 28, from Beaver was found in the trunk of his own vehicle at a vacant Texaco gas station on University Boulevard on Tuesday. Police said Akhlas had a gunshot wound to the head. (Photo Credit: Provided) On Wednesday, the Allegheny County Police Department issued an arrest warrant for his Akhlas’s cousin, 25-year-old Anoosh Almas, whose home is also in Beaver. Police believe he flew to Mexico a...
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COVID-19 In Pittsburgh: Allegheny Co. Health Dept. Reports 90 New Coronavirus Cases In Last 48 Hours

By: KDKA-TV News Staff PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — The Allegheny County Health Department is reporting 90 new Coronavirus cases and eight additional deaths in the last 48 hours. Of the newly reported cases, the Health Department says 66 are confirmed and 24 are probable cases. The dates of the newly reported deaths range from Oct. 17, 2020 to December 26, 2020, seven of which were associated with long term care facilities. All of the deaths were in people 65 years or older. There have been 7,316 total hospitalizations and 102,488 total coronavirus cases in Allegheny County since the pandemic started. The county-wide death toll stands at 1,998. More information on the Coronavirus pandemic: CDC Coronavirus Information CDC Global Map of Confirmed COVID-19 Cases Pennsylvania Department of Health Information Allegheny County Health Department Information
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1 dead, 3 hurt after car strikes bicyclists in Pennsylvania

MURRYSVILLE, Pa. — One bicyclist was killed and three others were hurt when a car struck them along a Pennsylvania road, authorities said. According to WPXI-TV, the incident occurred about 4 a.m. Thursday on Route 22 eastbound near Brick Hill Road in Murrysville. One bicyclist died at the scene, while three others were rushed to a nearby hospital for treatment of non-life-threatening injuries, authorities said.
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Beaver Co. Judge Denies Sheldon Jeter’s Motion For Mistrial, Sentenced To Life In Prison

BEAVER, Pa. (KDKA) — Sheldon Jeter is going to prison after a Beaver County judge denied his attorneys’ motion for a mistrial in the conviction for the shooting death of Tyric Pugh in Aliquippa. Judge Kim Tesla sentenced Jeter to life in prison without the possibility of parole on Wednesday morning. It is the maximum sentence for first-degree murder under state guidelines. BREAKING: Judge denies Shelton Jeter motion for a mistrial in shooting death of Tyric Pugh. Will proceed with sentencing. @KDKA — Andy Sheehan (@AndySheehankdka) July 21, 2021 BREAKING: Judge sentences Sheldon Jeter to life in prison without parole in shooting death...
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4 Cyclists Hit, 1 Killed On Route 22

MURRYSVILLE, Pa. (KDKA) – Four cyclists were hit and one was killed in a crash on Route 22 eastbound around 4 a.m. Thursday. Twenty-five-year-old Marcus Coblentz from Sugarcreek, Ohio was identified as the biker who died. The coroner says he died from blunt force injuries to his head and torso and the manner of death was accidental. The three others were taken to the hospital, their conditions unknown. Police say the cyclists, all in their 20s or 30s, were part of a church group biking from Ohio to Altoona. (Photo Credit: KDKA) “They had lights on their bicycles and some reflective material on the...

Locast Rolls Out Service in Pittsburgh TV Market

PITTSBURGH—Local, nonprofit broadcast TV streaming service Locast announced it is delivering over 40 local TV channels via the internet for free to more than 1 million residents in the Pittsburgh TV market, which includes Morgantown, W.V. Pittsburgh is the 35th market in which the digital translator streaming service is available....
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15-Year-Old arrested after 3 shot in Pittsburgh

PITTSBURGH, Pa. (WKBN) – A 15-year-old was arrested in connection to a shooting in Pittsburgh overnight. According to Pittsburgh CBS affiliate KDKA, the name of the suspect has not been released, but he is from Clairton. The teen is facing several charges including attempted homicide, aggravated assault and gun offenses,...