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Police, Emergency, and Courts

Read police and emergency services reports here on The Indiana Gazette Online. Find daily police blotters, accident reports, and roundups of emergencies handled by Indiana County area fire departments. Follow the cases through the legal system from the district court dockets through the sentencing reports from Indiana County Common Pleas Court.

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One arrested, another at large in abduction of IUP student One arrested, another at large in abduction of IUP student
1 week ago - - CHAUNCEY ROSS
Authorities said this morning that an Indiana University of Pennsylvania student was kidnapped last week from an off-campus apartment by two acquaintances and was driven to Erie, where one of his abductors was captured while the other remains at large. [Read More]

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Woman seriously injured in wreck Woman seriously injured in wreck
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An aultman woman suffered serious injuries when her SUV struck a culvert and cement drainage pipe Saturday along Chestnut Ridge Road near Route 422, according to state police. [Read More]
McIntire pleads guilty to indecent assault McIntire pleads guilty to indecent assault
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A Black Lick man accused in 2015 of sexually assaulting an unconscious woman who was later found dead of a prescription drug overdose, entered a guilty plea last week to indecent assault without the consent of the other person. [Read More]
State police arrest Homestead fugitive State police arrest Homestead fugitive
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State police at Indiana said they arrested a Homestead fugitive on Jan. 27 after an anonymous caller tipped them off to his location. [Read More]
POLICE LOG POLICE LOG
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Borough police said someone struck a parked vehicle and fled the scene in the 1100 block of School Street at 9:30 p.m. Saturday. [Read More]
Police role altered in heroin battle Police role altered in heroin battle
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CINCINNATI — Forehead furrowed, a woman drags on a Camel cigarette, admitting she has only vague memories of nearly dying five days earlier. [Read More]
Authorities capture second suspect sought in abduction Authorities capture second suspect sought in abduction
1 day ago - - CHAUNCEY ROSS
Authorities have captured the second of two suspects wanted in connection with the reported Jan. 28 abduction of a college student from an off-campus apartment in Indiana. [Read More]
Banks Township fire ruled arson Banks Township fire ruled arson
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Authorities ruled a fire Saturday in Banks Township as arson, saying they are looking for information from the public to find a person who may have left footprints at the scene, according to state police. [Read More]
POLICE LOG POLICE LOG
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Indiana Borough police responded at 3:25 p.m. Thursday to a report of a fight in the Hadley Union Building near the Indiana University of Pennsylvania campus. [Read More]
Coroner rules 2015 deaths accidental
1 day ago -
ALTOONA (AP) — A coroner has ruled the deaths of three people in a central Pennsylvania house fire more than a year ago accidental although police say they are still investigating the blaze. [Read More]
Smoking materials likely cause of fire at Flight 93 memorial Smoking materials likely cause of fire at Flight 93 memorial
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SHANKSVILLE (AP) — Discarded smoking material is “strongly” suspected as the cause of a 2014 fire that struck the Flight 93 National Memorial, according to a report released Saturday that cited other factors believed to have contributed to the blaze. [Read More]
Officials probe deadly crane collapse Officials probe deadly crane collapse
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NEW YORK (AP) — Officials are working to determine why a huge construction crane that was being lowered during strong winds came crashing down onto a street, killing a pedestrian and crushing a row of parked cars. [Read More]
Chicago officer sues estate of teen he shot, claiming trauma Chicago officer sues estate of teen he shot, claiming trauma
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CHICAGO — A white Chicago police officer who fatally shot a black 19-year-old college student and accidentally killed a neighbor has filed a lawsuit against the teenager’s estate, arguing the shooting left him traumatized. [Read More]
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