A former Vietnam helicopter pilot and a soon-to-be-groom were killed when a private plane went down shortly after takeoff from Nemacolin Woodlands Resort.
Connellsville Police Capt. William Huss suffered a broken hand when a man in custody allegedly slammed his hand in a holding cell door in the police station.
A man and woman from Connellsville waived their rights to preliminary hearings on criminal charges stemming from alleged robbery spree in January.
State police have charged Matthew Glenn Beers, 23, of 105 N. Shupe St., Mount Pleasant, with theft charges for allegedly stealing a car and using it to travel around and steal from other vehicles on Jan. 1 and 2.
State police charged Alexander Walter Bowland, 28, of 1062 Fox Ridge Road, New Salem for allegedly discharging a gun in a home while his girlfriend was inside on Monday.
A badge, loaded handgun and ammunition owned by a state police corporal was stolen from his vehicle while it was parked in his driveway in Monongahela, state police said.
State police said a 58-year-old man reported two armed men entered his residence on High Street in Brownsville Borough and confined him with zip ties around 6 a.m. Sunday.
Three teenagers and one adult are lodged in the Fayette County prison after police say they fired shots into a home because an alleged suspect and victim “had beef over a girl.”
A Belle Vernon man was charged Thursday after police said he argued and fought with firefighters who were trying to extinguish an active fire at his home.
Charges are pending against a 20 year-old Donora woman after police found drugs and related paraphernalia in her purse while placing her under arrest for jay walking.
An autopsy is being conducted to determine the identification and cause of death of a body found at the scene of a fire in Springhill Township, Greene County.
Connellsville police captured a 27 year-old man wanted on several outstanding warrants after he managed to escape police custody earlier this week along with arresting his wife.
The Washington Township Police Department issued a press release Thursday regarding several individuals in the area who were charged in unrelated matters over the past several weeks. Those charged or cited are:
Three corrections officers at the State Correctional Institution at Greene were charged Friday in what one investigator referred to as “a ‘Rent-a-Center’ being run by SCI Greene security office staff.
About $3,000 worth of three-phase power cable was reported stolen from the closed Mitchell Power Station in Union Township in Washington County, Southwest Regional police said.
Charges against a Smithfield man whom police allege was sending a text message while driving and traveled off the roadway, killing a motorcyclist, were amended.
State police are reminding residents to be aware of phone scams including the recent "IRS Scam" in which people claiming to represent the IRS are calling residents and telling them they owe money.
Donora police filed charges against William T. Graigway, 60, of 201 McKean Ave., Apt. 2, alleging he struck his girlfriend with a belt multiple times and choked her.
A Uniontown man was charged with 16 counts of attempted criminal homicide after he allegedly fired a gun into a home in Menallen Township late Tuesday night.
Two weeks after a Uniontown man was charged with criminal homicide, state police brought him from SCI Greene to Fayette County for his formal arraignment.