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Pennsylvania News: PITTSBURGH, Multi-Convicted Felon, Mario Tiller Charged with Firearms and Drug Law Violations

PITTSBURGH, Pa. – A resident of Braddock, Pennsylvania, has been indicted by a federal grand jury in Pittsburgh on charges of violating federal drug and firearms laws, United States Attorney Scott W. Brady announced today. The three-count indictment, returned on September 18, named Mario Tiller, age 40, as the sole defendant. According to the indictment, … Continue reading Pennsylvania News: PITTSBURGH, Multi-Convicted Felon, Mario Tiller Charged with Firearms and Drug Law Violations

PITTSBURGH | Witness: Circus camel that hurt 7 spooked by thrown shovel

PITTSBURGH — A startled camel started bucking during a circus when a child apparently threw a shovel at its feet, injuring six children and an adult and causing frightened circusgoers to flee the arena. Two children and an adult were riding the camel during an intermission at the Shrine Circus at PPG Paints Arena when … Continue reading PITTSBURGH | Witness: Circus camel that hurt 7 spooked by thrown shovel

Pennsylvania News: Pittsburgh Felon, Marcus Smith Sentenced to Nearly 8 Years in Prison for Illegally Possessing Loaded Pistol

PITTSBURGH, PA – A resident of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, has been sentenced in federal court to 92 months’ imprisonment on his conviction of violating federal firearms laws, United States Attorney Scott W. Brady announced today. United States District Judge Mark R. Hornak imposed the sentence on Marcus Smith, age 23. According to information presented to the … Continue reading Pennsylvania News: Pittsburgh Felon, Marcus Smith Sentenced to Nearly 8 Years in Prison for Illegally Possessing Loaded Pistol

Pennsylvania News: PITTSBURGH, Sex Offender, Daniel Teed Sentenced to 18 More Months in Prison for Fleeing Pennsylvania to Avoid Serving a 10-Year Prison Sentence

PITTSBURGH, PA – A former resident of Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, has been sentenced in federal court to 18 months of imprisonment, to run consecutive to his prior 10-year sentence, and three years of supervised release, to run concurrently to his prior term of supervised release on his conviction of Failure of to Register as a … Continue reading Pennsylvania News: PITTSBURGH, Sex Offender, Daniel Teed Sentenced to 18 More Months in Prison for Fleeing Pennsylvania to Avoid Serving a 10-Year Prison Sentence

Pennsylvania News: Pittsburgh Felon, Anthony Bentley Charged with Cocaine Trafficking Offenses, Money Laundering, and Unlawful Possession of 32 Firearms, Including an AK-47 Semi-Automatic Rifle and a Fully Automatic Machinegun

PITTSBURGH , Pa.– A resident of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, has been indicted by a federal grand jury in Pittsburgh on charges of conspiracy to distribute and possess with intent to distribute cocaine, distribution of and possession with intent to distribute cocaine, money laundering, possession of firearms and ammunition by a convicted felon, and possession of a … Continue reading Pennsylvania News: Pittsburgh Felon, Anthony Bentley Charged with Cocaine Trafficking Offenses, Money Laundering, and Unlawful Possession of 32 Firearms, Including an AK-47 Semi-Automatic Rifle and a Fully Automatic Machinegun

Pennsylvania News: Pittsburgh Man, Vernon Jackson Charged with Drug Law Violation

PITTSBURGH, Pa. – One resident of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, has been indicted by a federal grand jury in Pittsburgh on a charge of violating federal narcotics laws, United States Attorney Scott W. Brady announced today. The one-count indictment, returned on August 15 and unsealed yesterday, named Vernon Jackson, 49, as the sole defendant. According to the … Continue reading Pennsylvania News: Pittsburgh Man, Vernon Jackson Charged with Drug Law Violation

Pennsylvania News: Pittsburgh Man, Kevin Livsey Charged with Committing Drug Trafficking and Firearm Crimes

PITTSBURGH, PA – A superseding indictment was returned by a federal grand jury in Pittsburgh against Kevin Livsey for committing drug trafficking and firearm crimes, United States Attorney Scott W. Brady announced today. The superseding indictment, returned on August 21, charges Livsey, age 31, of Pittsburgh, with (1) possession with intent to distribute fentanyl, carfentanil, … Continue reading Pennsylvania News: Pittsburgh Man, Kevin Livsey Charged with Committing Drug Trafficking and Firearm Crimes

Pennsylvania News: PITTSBURGH, Three More Defendants Sentenced for Participation in Cocaine and Crack Conspiracy

PITTSBURGH, Pa. – Three residents of the Western District of Pennsylvania were sentenced yesterday in federal court for violating federal narcotics laws, United States Attorney Scott W. Brady announced today. United States District Judge David Stewart Cercone sentenced Jack Brown, 37, of Pittsburgh, to serve 24 months in prison and pay a $2,500 fine following … Continue reading Pennsylvania News: PITTSBURGH, Three More Defendants Sentenced for Participation in Cocaine and Crack Conspiracy