Pittsburgh police say missing boys found safe

Two young siblings who were reported missing from Pittsburgh’s North Side have been found, police said Friday night.

The boys, ages 12 and 14, have been safely returned to their home, police said.

No other details were released.

Source: Pittsburgh police say missing boys found safe

Penguins’ Matt Murray opens tab for Pittsburgh police officers at Primanti Bros.

Pittsburgh Penguins goaltender Matt Murray launched a $5,000 open tab for Pittsburgh police officers at Primanti Bros. on Thursday.Image

Murray and Primanti Bros. will offer access to the police tab at the downtown restaurant located at 2 Market Square. The location is open Monday through Sunday from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m.

“I want to thank the people on the front lines who put themselves at risk every day to keep us safe,” said Murray.

Primanti Bros. is currently offering pick-up only service, but orders may be placed by calling ahead or in-person at the restaurant. Officers should be present and show a badge to access the tab.

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Source: Penguins’ Matt Murray opens tab for Pittsburgh police officers at Primanti Bros.

Pittsburgh Police Vehicle Involved In Hit-And-Run Accident, Searching For Two Suspects – CBS Pittsburgh

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Pittsburgh Police are searching for two suspects involved in a hit-and-run accident with one of their police cruisers on the North Side in the early morning hours on Tuesday.

Police say that the officer driving the cruiser was not injured.

The accident happened near the Zone 1 Police Station on Brighton Road around 12:30 a.m.

There was visible damage done to the passenger side of the police car and the side mirror was ripped off.

Source: Pittsburgh Police Vehicle Involved In Hit-And-Run Accident, Searching For Two Suspects – CBS Pittsburgh

WVU STUDENT THREATS: A WVU student was arrested after threatening a “shooting spree” | WPXI

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. – West Virginia University officials said a student was arrested and charged after threatening to go on a “shooting spree”.

In a statement, the school said University Police acted on a tip and arrested 21-year-old freshman student Cheickna Kagnassy from Columbia, Maryland at Vandalia Hall Wednesday night. University Police Deputy Chief Phil Scott said someone called officers after hearing Kagnassy speak about carrying out the “shooting spree” and then killing himself.

According to the statement, Scott said no weapons were found where Kagnassy lived.

Source: WVU STUDENT THREATS: A WVU student was arrested after threatening a “shooting spree” | WPXI

TURNPIKE HEROIN BUST: Woman charged in $2 million heroin bust on Pa. Turnpike | WPXI

SOMERSET COUNTY, Pa. – A woman is facing charges after being caught on the Pennsylvania Turnpike with $2 million worth of heroin hidden in her SUV.

Ana Rodriguez Gonzalez was arrested along a stretch of the road in Somerset County. She is in the Somerset County jail.

The bust is the largest by the State Police TACET Team.

Source: TURNPIKE HEROIN BUST: Woman charged in $2 million heroin bust on Pa. Turnpike | WPXI

PITTSBURGH CHILD WANDER: 3-year-old found wandering alone on Pittsburgh street | WPXI

PITTSBURGH – A 3-year-old boy was found wandering alone early Thursday morning on a street in Pittsburgh’s Knoxville neighborhood, authorities said.

Police were called shortly after 2 a.m. to the area of Mathews Avenue and Bausman Street.

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The boy was not hurt.

Further information was not immediately available.

Source: PITTSBURGH CHILD WANDER: 3-year-old found wandering alone on Pittsburgh street | WPXI

Police chase ends with woman in custody in Beaver County

A 25-minute police chase in Beaver County started in Aliquippa and traveled through several communities before ending in Center Township.

The chase began around 6:20 a.m. Tuesday and ended around 6:45 a.m. when the suspect’s vehicle hit a Center Township police vehicle.

Source: Police chase ends with woman in custody in Beaver County

Police ask for help identifying woman who helped at the scene of fatal crash in Indiana County

State police in Indiana County are asking for the public’s help to identify a woman who stopped to render aid at the scene of a fatal crash.

The crash happened April 19 on State Route 286 in Center Township.

State police are asking anyone with information to call 724-357-1960.

 

Source: Police ask for help identifying woman who helped at the scene of fatal crash in Indiana County

Micalla Rettinger: A 25-year-old Iowa woman was shot and killed while driving home from work – CNN

A 25-year-old Iowa woman was driving home from work when a bullet tore through the driver’s window of her vehicle and killed her, Waterloo police said.

Waterloo police said there is a $6,000 reward for any information leading to the arrest of the person who shot her.
“We are also asking anyone who may have seen any suspicious activity in this area or has a trail/surveillance camera in this area to contact the Waterloo Police Department Investigations Division at 319-291-4340, Option 7,” the department said.

Source: Micalla Rettinger: A 25-year-old Iowa woman was shot and killed while driving home from work – CNN

Tennessee authorities searching for ‘person of interest’ after 5 bodies discovered: officials | Fox News

Authorities in Tennessee on Saturday said they’re on the hunt for a person of interest following the discovery of multiple bodies in two homes.

Source: Tennessee authorities searching for ‘person of interest’ after 5 bodies discovered: officials | Fox News