22, Apr 2014 - Westmoreland, PA 2 arrested, $30K in heroin seized along turnpike in Somerset Co.
By: Marc Stempka SOMERSET TOWNSHIP, Pa. -- Two Westmoreland County men have been placed in prison for allegedly transporting heroin through Somerset County. Troopers from the Somerset Turnpike barracks arrested Joe Molina-Delgado and Lewis Henderson, both of New Kensington, after a traffic stop near milemarker 112 on the Pennsylvania Turnpike in Somerset Township just after 2 p. ...
20, Apr 2014 - Westmoreland, PA Alex Hribal, stabbing suspect, is 'confused, scared' - lawyer
Alex Hribal, the teen accused in the Pennsylvania stabbing, is 'confused, scared and depressed,' his attorney told ABC News.
20, Apr 2014 - Westmoreland, PA Stabbing suspectâ€™s mental state is key to the case
MURRYSVILLE, Pennsylvania â€” The legal fate of the 16-year-old boy accused of stabbing or slashing 21 fellow students and a security guard at his high school will probably pivot more on his mental state than his tender age, attorneys say. Â The sheer number of victims won't preclude him from being treated as a juvenile, something that would assure his freedom by age 21, lawyers say. Â Alex Hribal ...
19, Apr 2014 - Westmoreland, PA Theft trial for man charged in Wolfe sisters' murders
A western Pennsylvania man accused of having robbed and killed his next-door neighbors, two sisters of Iowa Rep. Mary Wolfe, now also faces trial on charges that he stole another woman's wedding ring a year ago. State police in Greensburg allege that 43-year-old Allen Wade of East Liberty, Pa., stole the ring while delivering a refrigerator to a home in April 2013. Westmoreland County Common ...
04, Apr 2014 - Westmoreland, PA Last 2 sentenced in Pa. woman's torture death
The last two defendants in the torture killing of a mentally challenged Pennsylvania woman have been sentenced to prison.
04, Apr 2014 - Westmoreland, PA Westmoreland County man gets prison for exploiting girl
PITTSBURGH (AP) â€” A western Pennsylvania man will spend 20 years in federal prison for exploiting a 7-year-old girl, by posting child pornography of her online using his neighborâ€™s wireless Internet connection.
01, Apr 2014 - Breezewood, PA Tentative plea deal with Westmoreland drivers reached in turnpike toll fraud
Three Westmoreland County truck drivers accused of evading more than $24,400 in Pennsylvania Turnpike tolls will avoid trial and could eventually have their criminal records ...
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.