Local News Headlines 8/24/18

A State lawmaker is expressing outrage over what he says is an increasing level of violence by state prison inmates.

A former Bedford County prison inmate can continue with his lawsuit against the county and the prison for a beating he suffered while locked up.

An Altoona homeless man has been charged with sexually assaulting a two year old girl.

Police have arrested an Allegheny County man for threatening to shoot up a Penn State football game.

The State Department of Revenue is alerting consumers to a reported mail scam.

The State Insurance Commissioner says stronger protections are needed to prevent annuity scams.

The Park Hills theater will soon fall to the wrecking ball as plans for a new building move forward.

AMED will soon look to send out bids for their new building proposed for the Lakemont area.