News Live 365: Wednesday December 6th, 2017

Cause of Death Confirmed for Stabbing Victim

From The Crawford County Coroner’s Office and PSP Meadville
After an autopsy on Monday, Crawford County Coroner Scott Schell reported that 21 year old Patrick Kozminksi was killed as suspected by sharp and blunt force trauma to the head and neck. 
Patrick was a resident of Greenville Pennsylvania who worked at the GNC Store in Vernon Township; over the weekend police arrested Adam Lee Greenlee for his murder and allege he did it to steal $250. Greenlee of Fredonia was arrested on Saturday night at an Erie Walmart after a two day search. Greenlee is accused of stabbing Patrick Kozminski multiple times in the head and neck during a robbery at a GNC Store in Vernon Township on Thursday night leading to patrick’s death. Authorities in Mercer County tried to capture Greenlee at work in Fredonia but he fled to Erie in a stolen vehicle where he was later found by state and local police.

 

Fire Marshals Search for Cause of Livestock Auction Fire

From PSP Meadville
Fire marshals from the Pennsylvania State Police’s Meadville Barracks are investigating the cause of a fire at the Union City Livestock Auction. 
Part of the auction’s structure caught fire on Monday night at around 8:45 pm which is barely more than an hour after closing. Nine fire companies battled the intense blaze together in the attempt to contain and quell it.

 

PA Representative Under Fire for Remarks

From Radio PA
A Republican State Lawmaker is facing criticism for making apparent homophobic remarks during a committee hearing. 
Daryl Metcalfe who represents Butler County took offence to a tap on the arm from Democrat Matt Bradford who attempted to get his attention, saying, “… if you want to touch somebody you have people on your side of the aisle who might like it…”
Bradford attempted to laugh off the remarks, but the Democratic State Committee referred to Rep. Metcalfe as an embarrassment to Pennsylvanians.