News Live 365: January 20th, 2020

Erie Man Threatens Woman/Teen with Gun

27 year old Antonia Batista of Erie is facing charges of aggravated and simple assault, terroristic threats, and more after allegedly pointing a loaded pistol at a woman and a teenage girl in Waterford. Batista is accused of threatening to kill them both while brandishing a Rock Island Armory .45 caliber pistol and pointing it toward them.

 

PSP Clarion Seeking Witnesses to Fatal Crash

Authorities in Clarion County are looking for anyone who may have been a witness to the fatal crash that took the life of an Amish man named David Coblentz on Tuesday January 14th. The State Police are asking for anyone who may have been on Route 322 between Fulton Road and the Farmer’s Market between 5:20 and 5:35 in the evening. Please contact the state police at (814)226-1710 if you feel you have any information relating to this crash.

 

Tree of Life Congregants Targeted by Alarming E-Mail

In State News there is an e-mail scam being perpetrated by someone posing as an official at the Tree of Life Synagogue in Pittsburgh. The scammer is posing as Rabbi Hazzan Jeffrey Myers and is targeting members of the congregation to ask them for an unspecified  favor. It’s raising alarms because the Tree of Life Synagogue was the scene of one Pennsylvania’s deadliest ever mass shootings in 2018.