Crime

Crime

Pleasant Gap beauty queen trades crown for handcuffs

Brandi Weaver-Gates, 24, was sentenced to two to four years in state prison followed by five years of probation after pleading guilty to felony charges of theft by deception and receiving stolen property. Weaver-Gates had been accused of pretending to have cancer and pocketing funds raised for treatment.

Crime

Police, EMS wrap up Arts Fest weekend

State College police calls mainly consisted of lesser offenses this past weekend, including criminal mischief and public intoxication. About one-third of all EMS calls during the weekend were alcohol-related.

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Jerry Sandusky speaks out entering the Centre County Courthouse

Jerry Sandusky enters the Centre County Courthouse in Bellefonte, Pa. for a hearing May 2, 2016. Sandusky has filed a petition under Pennsylvania’s Post Conviction Relief Act, seeking a new trial.
Nabil K. Mark nmark@centredaily.com
Jerry Sandusky speaks out entering the Centre County Courthouse 1:07

Jerry Sandusky speaks out entering the Centre County Courthouse

Video: Taser Advisory Committee seeks community input 0:52

Video: Taser Advisory Committee seeks community input

Video: Church friend remembers Jean Tuggy 1:04

Video: Church friend remembers Jean Tuggy

Video: Philipsburg man accused of rape appears in court 0:30

Video: Philipsburg man accused of rape appears in court