Local News Headlines 9/23/19

Here’s your Monday morning 9/23 local headlines:

Three persons died and four others were hospitalized early Sunday in what’s being called a mass drug overdose in Pittsburgh.

A Blair County man who pleaded guilty to molestation charges was sentenced in County court last week.

A Tyrone man charged with attempted murder was hit with additional charges by state police.

An Altoona man was severely hurt after blowing up his hand with a quarter stick of dynamite while high on meth.

A Clearfield County man is on the run from State Police after he assaulted a Philipsburg man last Thursday.

A judge has ordered suspended Pirates Pitcher Felipe Vasquez to be arraigned in Westmoreland County for a sexual assault on a teen.

State government agencies are helping to figure out how thousands of hogs were killed in a fire over the weekend in Lehigh County.

A rare, potentially deadly virus transmitted by mosquitoes has been confirmed in three Pennsylvania Counties.

A bill which would create an energy and fertilizer manufacturing tax credit is headed to the state Senate following passage in the state House.

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