Local News Headlines 12/26/19

Here’s your THURSDAY morning 12/26 local headlines:

A bill which would amend the state Constitution changing the way in which Appellate Court Judges are elected has been passed by the state House.

A man already facing drug charges in Altoona is facing charges of possessing child pornography.

A Huntingdon County man had a lousy Christmas after getting scammed for $9000.00.

Thieves in Clearfield County got away with a pickup loaded with thousands of dollars’ worth of goods this week.

A Mifflin County woman tried to use the self-checkout line at the Altoona Wal-Mart to get away with hundreds of dollars’ worth of merchandise.

One person was injured in a Christmas Day shooting in Johnstown.

A bizarre domestic dispute led to the arrest of an Altoona man last week.

A crash involving two tractor-trailers on the Pennsylvania Turnpike sparked an explosion that closed a section of the road early Tuesday.

State Health officials say it’s been a rough season for the flu so far in Western Pennsylvania.

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