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16-year-old charged with attempted homicide in Pittsburgh shooting

A 16-year-old boy was arrested and charged as an adult in connection with a shooting near a Pittsburgh high school that left three people injured, WTAE-TV reported Wednesday night. Anjohnito Willet Jr. was taken into custody and charged with four counts of attempted homicide, aggravated assault and reckless endangering another…

WATCH LIVE: School shooting reported in Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh police are responding to a reported shooting at the city’s Brashear High School. According to KDKA, police dispatch radio said three people have been shot. The school is located in the Beechview area of Pittsburgh and has approximately 1,200 students. UPDATE: The school may have been mostly empty at…

Pittsburgh man accused by witness of armed robbery released after surveillance video shows him elsewhere

Police didn’t want to hear DeAndre Brown’s alibi. They wanted him to confess to a crime instead. Never mind that he had no criminal record. A witness placed the 26-year-old Pittsburgh-area security guard at the scene, and that was good enough to lock him up for a month, despite the…

Pennsylvania suicide bomber levels landlord’s home in supposed act of revenge

A 40-year-old Pennsylvania man who was out on bond strapped himself into a suicide vest on Tuesday and blew himself up outside his landlord’s house, killing himself and injuring two others in a blast that leveled the building. According to Pittsburgh’s WPXI Channel 11, Brad Kollar was due in court…

Two killed, seven hurt at Pittsburgh psychiatric ward shooting

WASHINGTON — Two people including the gunman were killed and seven others were injured Thursday during a shootout at a US psychiatric ward in Pittsburgh, officials said. The Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic confirmed the toll, saying that the seven people hurt in the incident were being treated at UPMC…

Pennsylvania priest indicted for child pornography

PITTSBURGH (Reuters) – A Catholic priest already charged in state court with possessing thousands of pornographic images of young boys is due in a Pittsburgh courtroom on Friday on new federal charges, authorities said. A federal grand jury, in an indictment unsealed late on Wednesday, charged the Rev. Bartley Sorensen,…

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