20, Dec 2014 - Northumberland, PA 12 Sentenced for welfare fraud
Twelve Pennsylvania residents pleaded guilty and were sentenced for welfare fraud in November.
12, Oct 2014 - Northumberland, PA Newlyweds sit emotionless as judge sentences them to life in prison for killing a stranger they lur
Miranda Barbour picked up the victim at a mall in Pennsylvania â€” and once they parked, Elytte Barbour came out of his hiding place under a blanket
12, Oct 2014 - Northumberland, PA Pennsylvania newlyweds get life without parole in Craigslist killing
(Reuters) - The Pennsylvania newlyweds who admitted using Craigslist to lure a victim for a thrill-killing were sentenced on Thursday to life in prison without parole in a plea deal that spared them from the death penalty, a defense spokeswoman said. The sentencing of Miranda Barbour, 19, and her husband, Elytte Barbour, 22, came about a month after they pleaded guilty to second-degree murder in ...
12, Oct 2014 - Northumberland, PA Newlyweds who admitted thrill killing get life sentences in Pennsylvania
Frances Burns SUNBURY, Pa., Sept. 18 (UPI) -- The young newlyweds who lured a Pennsylvania man with an ad on Craigslist and then killed him were sentenced Thursday to life in prison.
12, Oct 2014 - Northumberland, PA Correction: Newlyweds-Craigslist Killing story
SUNBURY, Pa. - SUNBURY, Pennsylvania (AP) â€” In a Sept. 18 story about the sentencing of a couple who lured a stranger to his death with a Craigslist ad, The Associated Press erroneously reported how The Daily Item newspaper interviewed one of the defendants. It was conducted in person, not by telephone. The story also incorrectly reported when an earlier interview by the newspaper with the same ...
04, Apr 2014 - Northumberland, PA Alleged 'Craigslist killer' claims two potential victims failed to show up
Miranda Barbour says two other men responded to online post 19-year-old accused of luring man to death in Pennsylvania A woman at the centre of the so-called Craigslist killer case, in which she is accused of luring a man to his death through the classified ad website, claims two other men responded to her online post but failed to show up to their planned meetings, according to a jailhouse ...
04, Apr 2014 - Northumberland, PA Pennsylvania reporter won't have to testify in 'Craigslist killer' case
By David DeKok SUNBURY, Pennsylvania (Reuters) - A Pennsylvania journalist will not have to testify about his jailhouse interview with so-called Craigslist murder suspect Miranda Barbour, in which she reportedly claimed to be a serial killer. The subpoena seeking the newspaper reporter's testimony was withdrawn on Friday by Northumberland County District Attorney Anthony Rosini, who said he was ...
04, Apr 2014 - Northumberland, PA Accused â€˜Craigslist killer' says two potential victims escaped death: paper
By David DeKok HARRISBURG, Pennsylvania (Reuters) - A woman dubbed the so-called Craigslist killer suspect, who is accused of luring a man to his death through the classified ad website, claims two other men responded to her online post but failed to show up to their planned meetings, according to a jailhouse interview published on Sunday. The accused killer, Miranda Barbour, 19, who in an ...
01, Apr 2014 - Accused â€˜Craigslist killer' makes Pennsylvania court appearance
By David DeKok SUNBURY, Pennsylvania (Reuters) - The woman dubbed the "Craigslist killer" suspect appeared on Tuesday in a Pennsylvania courtroom, where legal arguments focused largely on the online activities of the man she is accused of murdering. The appearance in Northumberland County Court of Common Pleas was the first by Miranda Barbour, 19, since she began making controversial claims that ...
01, Apr 2014 - Northumberland, PA State Attorney General arrests five people on child pornography
The attorney general's office has filed child pornography charges against five Pennsylvania men in separate investigations, including one from Westmoreland County and two from Franklin County.
01, Apr 2014 - Northumberland, PA Milford, Pa., man had more than 300,000 images and videos of child porn, say police
A Pike County, Pa., man allegedly kept more than 300,000 images and videos depicting child pornography, the Pennsylvania Attorney General's Office said Friday.
01, Apr 2014 - Northumberland, PA Reporter testimony sought in 'Craigslist killer' case
By David DeKok HARRISBURG, Pennsylvania (Reuters) - Prosecutors pressing charges against the so-called Craigslist murder suspect, who told a small newspaper in Pennsylvania that she was a serial killer, head to court this week hoping to force the reporter to testify about the jailhouse interview. Miranda Barbour, who is charged in the murder of a Pennsylvania man she allegedly lured via the ...