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By Butter Bracco On Saturday, September 14th, 2019
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Ramonta Yancey surrendered to McKeesport police for Tameka Dallas murder, joining Clyde Cox, Daron Parks

Allegheny County police have confirmed that Ramonta Yancey has surrended to McKeesport police last night without incident in connection to Tameka Dallas’ murder. Yancey, 26, is the third man detained, joining More...

By The Dispatch On Tuesday, August 13th, 2019
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Oscar Roa, Robber of Jewelry and Gemstones Extradited from Colombia get 33 Months

A Colombian national arrested in Colombia and extradited to Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, was sentenced today to 33 months in prison in federal court for his role in the Hobbs Act robbery of an employee of a New York More...

By The Dispatch On Saturday, July 20th, 2019
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Syrian Man, Mustafa Alowemer Indicted on Terrorism Charges, Planning Attack on Church

A federal grand jury on July 17 returned a three-count indictment (the Indictment) against Mustafa Mousab Alowemer, 21, of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, in connection with his planned attack on a Christian church in More...

By The Dispatch On Saturday, July 20th, 2019
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Pittsburgh Man, Justin McBride Sentenced to 23 Years for Running Drug Trafficking Ring

A former resident of Pittsburgh, PA was sentenced to 23 years (276 months) in prison and six years of supervised release for violating federal narcotics laws, including three charges of distribution of heroin and More...

By The Dispatch On Wednesday, July 10th, 2019
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GBK Gang Member, Brett Rodgers Sentenced to 16 Years for Distributing Crack Cocaine

A Pittsburgh-area gang member has been sentenced in federal court to 16 years and eight months (200 months) in prison on his conviction of conspiracy to distribute crack cocaine, United States Attorney Scott W. More...

By The Dispatch On Friday, July 5th, 2019
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Pittsburgh Woman, Melissa Kane Helped her Bank Robber Son, Brent Richards Hide from Police

A resident of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, pleaded guilty in federal court to a charge of accessory after the fact, for assisting the “Sorry, Happy Holidays” bank robber, United States Attorney Scott W. More...

By The Dispatch On Saturday, June 29th, 2019
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Pittsburgh Man, Marvin Dennis Sentenced to 6 Years for Drug Trafficking and Firearms Crimes

 Marvin Dennis was sentenced to six years (72 months) in prison for committing heroin and crack cocaine trafficking and firearm crimes, United States Attorney Scott W. Brady announced today. Dennis, age 23 of Pittsburgh, More...

By The Dispatch On Thursday, June 27th, 2019
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‘Happy Holidays’ Bank Robber, Brent Richards Pleads Guilty in Armed Heist

A former resident of Crafton, PA, pleaded guilty yesterday in federal court to a charge of armed bank robbery, United States Attorney Scott W. Brady announced today. Brent Richards, age 33, pleaded guilty before More...

By The Dispatch On Tuesday, June 18th, 2019
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Houston man Marquis Holmes pleads guilty to sex trafficking scheme across seven states

A southwest Houston man pleaded guilty Thursday to conspiring to sex traffic three adult women by means of force and violence in Houston and other locations across the country. photo/ Sammis Reachers This investigation More...

By The Dispatch On Tuesday, May 21st, 2019
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‘Imagine Nation Tour’ with MercyMe, Crowder and Micah Tyler announces Fall 2019 dates

Pittsburgh, Charlotte, Louisville, Tulsa, Austin and Ft. Worth are among the stops planned for the fall continuation of  the “Imagine Nation Tour.” Multi-platinum selling MercyMe will spearhead the run alongside More...

By The Dispatch On Monday, May 13th, 2019
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Doctor, Omar Almusa Sentenced for Unlawfully Dispensing Vicodin and Defrauding the University of Pittsburgh

 A former Pittsburgh radiologist has been sentenced in federal court to two years (24 months) in prison, three years’ supervised release, and order to pay a fine of $15,000 and restitution in the amount of $728 More...

By The Dispatch On Tuesday, April 16th, 2019
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Floridian, Robert Stiver Pleads Guilty to Armed Robberies of 2 Pittsburgh area Banks

A former resident of Pompano Beach, Florida, has pleaded guilty to charges of violating federal armed bank robbery laws, United States Attorney Scott W. Brady announced today. Robert Stiver, 71, pleaded guilty to More...

By The Dispatch On Friday, March 22nd, 2019
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Pittsburgh Man, Daroy Murphy Sentenced for Conspiring to Distribute Heroin

Daroy Murphy was sentenced to one year and three months in federal prison for conspiring to distribute heroin and para-fluoroisobutyryl fentanyl in 2018, United States Attorney Scott W. Brady announced today. Photo/OverHook Murphy, 27, More...

By The Dispatch On Thursday, March 21st, 2019
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Pittsburgh Woman, Mardeja Chapple Pleads Guilty in Crack Cocaine Distribution Conspiracy

 A resident of Pittsburgh, PA, pleaded guilty in federal court to a charge of conspiracy to distribute crack cocaine, United States Attorney Scott W. Brady announced today. Mardeja Chapple, 24, pleaded guilty to More...

By The Dispatch On Thursday, March 21st, 2019
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Allegheny County Sheriffs Employee, Erika Romanowski Sentenced for Obstruction of Justice

A resident of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, was sentenced in federal court for obstruction of justice, United States Attorney Scott W. Brady announced today. United States District Judge Arthur J. Schwab sentenced Erika More...

By The Dispatch On Friday, March 15th, 2019
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Former Pittsburgh Police Officer, Antoine Cain Pleads Guilty to Lying to FBI Agents

A former City of Pittsburgh Police Officer and resident of Allegheny County pleaded guilty in federal court to charges of making false statements to government agents, United States Attorney Scott W. Brady announced More...

By The Dispatch On Monday, March 11th, 2019
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Judge Sentences Bank Robber, David Payo to more than 10 Years in Prison

A former resident of Mount Oliver, PA, has been sentenced in federal court to 10 years and seven months in prison, to be followed by three years of supervised release on his convictions on federal bank robbery charges, More...

By The Dispatch On Saturday, February 23rd, 2019
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Woman, Tracie Dickey convicted of Coercing Members of Church Ministry into Forced Labor

A federal jury in Chicago has convicted the self-appointed bishop of a Pennsylvania ministry of forcing church members to work certain jobs, pocketing their earnings, and directing them to defraud various hotels. TRACIE More...

By The Dispatch On Tuesday, February 5th, 2019
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Additional Charges Filed against Robert Bowers for Tree of Life Synagogue Shooting

A federal grand jury sitting in the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania charged a Pennsylvania man with additional federal hate crimes and firearms offenses for his conduct during the October More...

By Guest Author On Tuesday, February 5th, 2019
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Jason Proch: The Attraction of the US for Brits

I must be honest it wasn’t until the first time that I went to the USA that I began to truly understand just how popular the country was as a destination for people coming from the United Kingdom. During that More...


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