News Live 365: September 6th, 2018

Identities of Two People Arrested With James Rainey Released

PSP Meadville
The Pennsylvania State Police released the identities of the two other individuals arrested along with James Dee Rainey. Jessica Rainey and Dylan Bera are both Meadville residents who were in the car which James Rainey used to flee from authorities on Monday. After being taken into police custody both Jessica and Dylan were questioned and released by State Troopers. The investigation into the incident continues.


Beta Theta Pi Settles with Family of Dead Pledge

Radio PA
The family of a young man who died in a hazing incident has made a monetary settlement with the fraternity he was a member of. Attorney Thomas Kline who represents the family of Mike Piazza announced the settlement with Beta Theta Pi for an undisclosed amount of money and a 17 point program that makes local chapters of the fraternity safer and punishes members for participating in hazing. Mike Piazza died after a hazing ritual gone wrong in November last year.


Secretary of Corrections Announces Changes to PA Prisons

Radio PA
John Wetzel is the Pennsylvania Secretary of Corrections and he has announced major changes in the State Prison System after synthetic drugs sickened guards across the state in August. . New changes include full body scanners, training for guards in how to spot drones, and major changes to the way mail is delivered to inmates.