A man wanted by police for years is now behind bars.Bellaire Police Chief Mike Kovalyck arrested Ron Asher on Tuesday morning.The fugitive was previously convicted of Aggravated Murder in Belmont County 30 years ago.Asher had three outstanding warrants in Belmont County Eastern and Western Court. All three were for Failure to Appear from 2012 for charges of Menacing, Obstructing Justice, and Conveyance of Weapons into a Courtroom.This incident stems from Asher having a fillet knife and...
WHEELING, WV – A federal grand jury returned indictments on Tuesday that charged two former labor union officials with embezzlement, United States Attorney William J. Ihlenfeld, II, announced.Former President of the United Steelworkers Local Union 05-887, James Coffey, Jr., 54, of Bergholz, Ohio, allegedly utilized a business debit card to pay for personal expenses and wrote unauthorized checks to himself from a business bank account.Coffey is charged with two counts of “Em...
Authorities say a Philadelphia man has been arrested on charges that he posed as a so-called Mormon "pastor" to cash a refund check intended for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
Authorities are seeking help from the public in finding suspects in the death of a transgender woman beaten and shot in north Philadelphia.
Tuesday marked an exciting afternoon in Downtown Wheeling, as over two dozen hockey players checked out their new living space, the Stone Center Apartments on Market Street.
A northeastern Pennsylvania doctor has been acquitted of smuggling drugs into a northeastern Pennsylvania county jail but convicted on eight other counts including drug delivery resulting in death and insurance fraud.
An administrative law judge has been ordered to revisit a finding that a Patriot Coal subsidiary displayed a "pattern of violations."
A man and woman wanted out of Marshall County on a warrant for a stolen car were both arrested in Shadyside, Ohio around 5:00 p.m. Tuesday.Police considered the two to be armed and dangerous.
Authorities say a man wanted in the murder of his brother last month in Philadelphia has been arrested in western Pennsylvania.
Local leaders are collaborating to bring long term revitalization and development to the city of Steubenville.
Authorities say they are investigating an accident in which a car plunged into an eastern Pennsylvania canal, killing two of the four people inside.
A student at Weirton Elementary School has been diagnosed with whooping cough.
Wheeling Police and the FBI rushed to the Pike Island Locks and Dam, when four men were seen taking pictures of critical infrastructure.They were on the Ohio River, taking pictures of the Cardinal Power Plant and the Tunnel Ridge coal tipple.Witnesses said the registration number on the side of their boat was faded and hard to read.And when the power plant sent a tug boat out to talk to the men, they took off.
West Virginia will receive another funding boost from the federal government to help with job training and career services for laid-off coal miners.
Police in Ohio say they were called to a house by a man who complained he'd gotten too high smoking marijuana.
A photo of an Alabama deputy comforting a baby at the scene of a traffic accident on I-20 near Leeds, is being shared all over social media Tuesday afternoon.
Officials say discovery of a former employee's car at an eastern Pennsylvania middle school triggered a brief lockdown at that school and three others.
Drivers who travel on Interstate 70 are being told to expect delays beginning Wednesday morning, near Bridgeport. The delays are expected as a result of the bridge replacement project at Marion Street in Bridgeport.
Thousands of Pennsylvanians went online to register to vote or changed their registrations in the first year of the new system.
Police say a Marshall County woman allegedly stole a car from a residence on Wheeling Island after the owner let her stay over night after a night of heavy drinking.