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Mother of 4-year-old killed in Pa. shooting has died: report

According to WPXI, the mother who was shot along with her 4-year-old daughter on Dec. 1 in Pittsburgh’s Lincoln-Lemington neighborhood has died. 21-year-old Temani Lewis was taken to UPMC Presbyterian Hospital in critical condition after the shooting, where officers said 15 rounds were fired. According to the Allegheny County...
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Pa. man accused of hiding cameras in bathrooms facing over 300 charges as two more locations found

A Pittsburgh man who was arrested after allegedly hiding cameras inside of bathrooms is facing more than two hundred new charges for similar crimes. WPXI reports that Todd Bueschen, who was initially charged with 90 counts after prosecutors claimed he hid cameras in public restrooms, now faces over 230 new charges as prosecutors revealed two additional locations.
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After A Year, No Arrests Made In College St. Homicide

It’s now been over a year since a man was killed in at a Butler City home, but no arrests have been made. The incident happened on December 5th last year at a home on College Street when multiple people were stabbed, and one person was shot dead. The...
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SWAT called to deadly Pittsburgh shooting, victim identified

PITTSBURGH — SWAT was called to Pittsburgh’s Spring Hill neighborhood after a male was found shot to death early this morning. So far, no suspects are in custody. Pittsburgh police responded to the area of 200 Rhine Place for a report of someone being shot around 12:30 a.m. They located a male with several gunshot wounds in the area of Rhine and Buente streets. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
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Fire crews respond to busy Pittsburgh shopping complex

PITTSBURGH — Multiple fire crews responded to a busy Pittsburgh shopping center early Wednesday morning. A Channel 11 photographer saw first responders at Waterworks Mall off of Freeport Road after midnight. Video showed a large hole in the cinema sign. Ladders were placed up against buildings and firefighters were...
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Two teens arrested for shooting of young girl in Homewood

PITTSBURGH, PA – Detectives with the Pittsburgh Police Department have announced the arrest of two 16-year-old males in connection with a Monday shooting of a young girl. Police said the shooting took place in the 7000 block of Frankstown Avenue in the Homewood neighborhood on Monday. When they arrived, police learned that a teen girl was shot in the abdomen. Police linked the shooting to a fight between two girls earlier in the day. The teen victim is in critical condition in the hospital. Jac James Acklin and Raymur Sicklesmith, both 16, shot the girl because she was identified as The post Two teens arrested for shooting of young girl in Homewood appeared first on Shore News Network.
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McDonald's operator accused of child labor violations involving more than 100 teens

PITTSBURGH — A federal investigation found child labor violations involving scores of teenagers at more than a dozen McDonald's locations in and around Pittsburgh. McDonald's franchisee Santonastasso Enterprises broke U.S. labor laws in allowing 14- and 15-year-olds to work outside of legal hours at 13 restaurants, the U.S. Department of Labor said on Monday.
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Mother injured in Lincoln-Lemington-Belmar double shooting dies, family says

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) - A mother who was shot along with her daughter in Lincoln-Lemington-Belmar last week has died, her family confirmed. Temani Lewis' family said she succumbed to her injuries. Her daughter, 4-year-old Kaari Thompson, was also killed. Detectives say gunfire rang out on Lincoln Avenue in the city's Lincoln-Lemington-Belmar neighborhood around 6:40 Thursday night, hitting the 4-year-old and her mom. Police say one of them was shot inside the Brooklyn Food Mart.Thirty evidence markers could be seen scattered on the ground outside the store. Police said the shooters took off in unknown directions, which sparked an intense search for potentially multiple gunmen. Neighboring police departments were called in to help comb the area with K-9s and drones.Both Lewis and Thompson were left in critical condition. Police are asking anyone with information about the shooting to come forward.   
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Man accused of using Facebook Marketplace to rob people at gunpoint

PITTSBURGH — A Pittsburgh man is facing several charges for a series of armed robberies that happened in July. Police say Alan Green targeted people looking to buy a car for cash from Facebook Marketplace. Court documents say Green would arrange for a place to meet and when the victims showed up with cash, instead of getting the car they came for, they were robbed of thousands of dollars.
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Man dead after being shot multiple times in Pittsburgh

PITTSBURGH — A man died after being shot multiple times in Pittsburgh’s Spring Hill-City View neighborhood on Tuesday morning. The shooting happened a little after 12:30 a.m. on the 200 block of Rhine Place. Pittsburgh Public Safety said the victim was pronounced dead at the scene. The person...
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Why many seeking housing spend years without shelter

Just days after a large low-barrier homeless shelter opened in Downtown Pittsburgh, officials reported the facility had reached full capacity. But this is just one kink in the system, as backlogs in long-term housing programs have been rising steadily since the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic. The vast majority of people living outside in Pittsburgh are already on the waitlist for subsidized housing, according to Maria Montaño, spokesperson for Pittsburgh Mayor Ed Gainey.
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Yinzer Elf on a Shelf for sale this Christmas

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) -- If you're looking for a holiday gift for someone who loves everything Pittsburgh, here's something that might be perfect for them.You've heard of the elf on the shelf, but this is the Yinzer Elf on a Shelf.Delightfully, he has a mullet, of course he's wearing black and gold, holding a Terrible Towel, and wearing a 'Stillers' foam finger.It sells for $24.99 and supports local nonprofits including Animal Friends.The Yinzer Elf was created by Larry Richert, Jim Krenn, and Rob Rogers, who also created a line of Yinzer Elf Christmas cards.The cards sell for $5. 
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Man shot multiple times, killed in Spring Hill-City View

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) -- Pittsburgh Police are searching for a suspect following a deadly shooting in the city's Spring Hill-City View neighborhood.According to police, the shooting occurred along Rhine Street just after 12:30 a.m. When officers arrived at the scene, they found a man who had been shot several times. He was pronounced dead at the scene.Police say the shooter had left the scene.SWAT officers were called to search and clear all the nearby buildings in the area.Police say the investigation is ongoing and no one has been taken into custody. 
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