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    NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — State police say a man who allegedly abducted a 7-year-old girl in Pennsylvania may be headed to the New York City area. Pennsylvania State Police say 41-year-old Juan Pablo Torres allegedly abducted 7-year-old Giselle Torres, who was last seen in Elkins Park, Pennsylvania. Juan Pablo Torres was reportedly seen wearing body...
    A Pennsylvania cop has been charged in an off-duty, tire-slashing spree that allegedly took place after a bartender in the city where he works refused to serve him any more drinks. Pittston Police Officer Dion Fernandes, 44, was identified through cellphone video that captured the Aug. 29 incident, according to reports. A seven-second clip...
    By: KDKA-TV News Staff CENTER TOWNSHIP (KDKA) – State Police are asking for help in locating a missing 54-year-old woman, Laura Graham-Simonetti. Photo Credit: Pennsylvania State Police Simonetti is described as approximately 5’7″ tall with brown eyes. She was last seen on September 6 driving a white 2012 Volkswagen Jetta. Anyone that...
    RENFREW, Pa. (KDKA) — The family of a Butler County man shot and killed by the Pennsylvania State Police in 2018 has filed a lawsuit. Friday marks two years since Vietnam veteran Walter Weimann was shot and killed by state police at his home in Renfrew. His family announced that they’ve filed a complaint against...
    Authorities made arrests in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, on Sunday as police deployed pepper spray on protesters, LancasterOnline reported. The protests reportedly kicked off in the city at 11:00 a.m. According to the outlet, “one started at 11 a.m. in front of the Lancaster Police Station, and the ‘Drive for Justice for George Floyd’ demonstration  started at...
    By: KDKA-TV News Staff INDIANA, Pa. (KDKA) — A 19-year-old man is in critical condition after an overnight shooting at an apartment complex in White Township. The victim is from Aliquippa but was not identified by Pennsylvania State Police. Although he is in critical condition, State Police expect him to survive. He is...
    The son-in-law of late Penn State football coach Joe Paterno is facing charges in a hit-and-run crash that left a Pennsylvania man dead, according to reports. Christopher Craig Hort, 53, who is married to Paterno’s daughter, Mary Kay Paterno, was charged Thursday with one felony count of a crash involving death in the April 17...
    By: KDKA-TV News Staff SCOTTDALE, Pa. (KDKA) — Pennsylvania State Police are looking for 74-year-old Ronald Kimmell who is currently missing. (Photo Credit: @PSPTroopBPIO/Twitter) According to State Police, Kimmell departed from his residence, and took his vehicle, a Silver 2007 Nissan Frontier, to Scottdale on September 5. The vehicle is registered in Pennsylvania and...
    BELLE VERNON (KDKA) — State troopers in Belle Vernon are searching a missing girl, Shanya Mae Hewitt. (Photo Credit: PA State Police) Hewitt is 5’6 tall, weighs 100 pounds and is described as having braces, brown eyes and long braids with red/black hair. She was last seen wearing a neon green shirt with the...
    PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Two lanes on Interstate I-95 northbound are closed after a man was fatally struck by a vehicle Wednesday. Pennsylvania State Troopers responded to the accident on I-95 Northbound, mile marker 29.7, near the Cottman Avenue on-ramp just after 6 a.m. Witnesses tell officials the man entered the highway from Cottman Avenue and...
    PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — The Pennsylvania State Police announced the expansion of its Heritage Affairs Section. State police have added five full-time section staffers, which include one commander and four Heritage Affairs Liaison officers. All come from diverse racial and ethnic backgrounds and have varying education and work experience, according to police. “That’s one thing that...
    A Pennsylvania man who refused to wear a mask inside a store and fired a gun at a store employee ended up in a shootout with police a day later, according to authorities.  The man took two cigars without paying from a cigar store in Bethlehem Township, Pa., after he was asked to wear a...
    HARLEIGH, Pa. (AP) — State police are searching for a vehicle that fled the scene after striking and killing a construction worker on Interstate 81 in northeastern Pennsylvania over the weekend. The sedan was heading north on the interstate in the right lane, which was closed due to active nighttime construction, police in Luzerne County...
    HARRISBURG/PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Pennsylvania State Police Liquor Control Enforcement Officers issued 8 warnings related to Coronavirus mitigation efforts to licensed liquor establishments in the Pittsburgh area on July 29 and July 30. In total, officers issued 32 warnings to businesses across the two days. Officers visited 973 total businesses across the state/ Officials did not...
    PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Six people have been arrested for allegedly setting a state police cruiser on fire during the unrest in Philadelphia in late May, Pennsylvania State Police said Wednesday. It happened shortly before 3:45 p.m. on Saturday, May 30 on Vine Street, near the intersection of Broad Street and I-676. (Credit: CBS3) Authorities accuse...
    HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Vice President Mike Pence will make another law-and-order-themed pitch in the presidential battleground of Pennsylvania, as former Vice President Joe Biden’s campaign brings its own school-themed event to the state. On Thursday, Pence will address a “Cops for Trump” campaign event at Greensburg Police Department, in Westmoreland County, where President Donald...
    HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Vice President Mike Pence will make another law-and-order-themed pitch in the presidential battleground of Pennsylvania, as former Vice President Joe Biden’s campaign brings its own school-themed event to the state. On Thursday, Pence will address a “Cops for Trump” campaign event at Greensburg Police Department, in Westmoreland County, where President Donald...
    HARRISBURG/PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Pennsylvania State Police Liquor Control Enforcement Officers issued 18 warnings related to Coronavirus mitigation efforts to liquor establishments in the Pittsburgh area from July 24 to July 26. Establishments in the Pittsburgh area have received in the most warnings from liquor control enforcement officers in the last two reports. In last week’s...
    SILVER RUN, MD. (WJZ) — A motorcyclist is dead after fleeing from police in Pennsylvania earlier Monday, Maryland State Police said. Shortly before 3:30 a.m. Monday morning, the Maryland State Police responded to a single-vehicle crash on southbound Rt. 97 near Arters Mill Road. A Pennsylvania police officer had attempted to stop Denton Shively, 28, of...
    PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Pennsylvania State Police Liquor Control Enforcement Officers visited more than 1,000 liquor establishments across Pennsylvania on Wednesday and Thursday. Their visitations are part of an effort to ensure the establishments are following the state’s guidelines on preventing the spread of COVID-19. Officers checked 496 Pittsburgh area establishments out of their 1,804...
    Getty Jeffrey Fields, 36, faces multiple counts of felony rape, sexual assault and other crimes, according to police. Jeffrey Fields is a 36-year-old Pennsylvania man accused of raping four Pennsylvania State University students over seven years. Fields, of Port Matilda, was arrested Tuesday after he was identified through genetic genealogy, according to a...
    NEW GARDEN TOWNSHIP, Pa. (CBS) — Pennsylvania State Police say a plane made an emergency landing in Chester County after a section of the propeller fell off midflight. Police say they responded to the area of U.S. Route 1 and Glen Willow Road Overpass in New Garden Township for a report of a plane crash...
    PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Pennsylvania State Police are asking for the public’s help to track down an identity theft suspect. The suspect is a 29-year-old woman from White Township, Indiana County and her alleged crimes took place between March 5 and March 9. Police say the suspect used a fraudulent Pennsylvania ID card in the victim’s...
    HAMMONTON, N.J. (AP) — Two teenage brothers New Jersey and a Pennsylvania woman were killed when a car driven by the teens' older brother crashed on the Atlantic City Expressway, state police said. The driver, a 19-year-old Philadelphia man, was headed eastbound around 3:10 p.m. Sunday when the car veered off the highway near milepost...
    PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — A sign of the social distancing times. A patrol of Pennsylvania State Police troopers visited a bar in Center City on Saturday night. A health official told an Eyewitness News photographer they were there to do a social distancing inspection. Seen tonight: Pa. State Police roving about parts of Center City, conducting...
    By The Associated Press Recent editorials of statewide and national interest from Pennsylvania’s newspapers: For new police oversight commission to work, Philly must learn from its past The Philadelphia Inquirer July 8 After weeks of protest against police brutality and racism in policing, Philadelphia City Council unveiled its radical new idea: a Citizens Police Oversight...
    HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Vice President Mike Pence will travel again to Pennsylvania this week, dropping in on an important presidential battleground state on Thursday. Pence will take a bus tour from Lancaster to Philadelphia, including taking part in a roundtable discussion at Rajant Corp., a suburban Philadelphia maker of wireless communication technology, his office...
    HAZELTON, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania state troopers shot and killed an Indiana man wanted for a homicide probation violation who refused to surrender and fired at them during a three-hour standoff, state police said. Members of a U.S. Marshals task force on Monday had stopped a tractor-trailer on Interstate 81 in which the 48-year-old Whitehead,...
    PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – State police are asking for help in locating missing 16-year-old girl Lillian Eicher. Photo Credit: Pennsylvania State Police She was last seen on June 28 around 1:30 a.m. and she is said to be missing under suspicious circumstances. Eicher is believed to possibly be in Republic, Cardale, Uniontown, or Connellsville...
    NAZARETH, Pa. (AP) — State police say the body of a woman found more than three decades ago along an eastern Pennsylvania highway has been identified, but investigators still don’t know how she ended up there. Police in Northampton County say 37-year-old Donna Kay Griffin was the woman found by construction workers along Route 33...
    HARRISBURG, Pa. (CBS) — Pennsylvania is taking a first step toward responding to cries for police reform. The bipartisan action comes amid the unrest over the deaths of Black Americans at the hands of police. The calls for police reform and accountability are being heard loud and clear as thousands of protesters continue to demonstrate...