News Live 365: August 14th, 2019

Man Jumping on Cars is Subdued with TASER

Justin Edward Greene of Saint Marys was taken into police custody just outside of Clarion Monday morning after being subdued with a TASER. State Police Troopers and the Clarion County Sheriff’s Office responded to a scene where Greene was allegedly confronting drivers at the Intersection of Route 68 and Perkins Road by jumping on people’s vehicles and causing a disturbance. He attempted to fight with responding officers and was met with force.

 

Investigation into Drowning Death Ongoing

Authorities in Erie County are investigating the death of a 19 year old Blairsville man. The name of the man has not been released, but he was swimming at a pond in a campground when he went underwater, other swimmers attempted to save him but were unable to reach him in time, his body was recovered by volunteer firefighters and a dive team.

 

Pittsburgh Lobbyist Charged with Fraud

Pennsylvania’s Attorney General has filed charges against a Pittsburgh based lobbyist for fraud related crimes. Joseph Kuklis allegedly convinced small business owners to pay him a retainer in order to help obtain government grants and then forged documents to make it appear as if he had been successful. Kuklis never even filed the applications.