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Trial Pending for Ford City Man

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Even though the stepmother of a six-year-old Ford City boy shot last August will not face trail, her husband will. After a motion was filed last month, Armstrong County Court of Common Pleas President Judge Kenneth Valasek accepted Crista’s request for six months in an Accelerated Rehabilitative Disposition (ARD) program and 25 hours of community…

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Crissman Officially Sentenced to Life in Jail

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Crissman Officially Sentenced to Life in Jail

by Jonathan Weaver A former Templeton man who escaped from the Armstrong County Jail last summer and was convicted of killing a Rayburn Township woman was officially sentenced in the Armstrong County Courthouse yesterday morning. After three days of testimony during his trial in May, Robert Crissman, Jr. was found guilty by 12 jurors –…

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