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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Woman admits to killing husbandwhich is expected to last several hours, would start. Dolbin said he would con
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 8 hours ago
which is expected to last several hours, would start. Dolbin said he would consider the request by Joseph P. Nahas Jr., Frackville, the defendant’s lawyer, that she be released on bail pending sentencing. She currently is being held without... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Schuylkill Mall demolition to begin this year; plans for industrial buildingsFRACKVILLE — Demolition of Schuylkill Mall will begin by the end of the year to
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 2 days ago
FRACKVILLE — Demolition of Schuylkill Mall will begin by the end of the year to make way for two industrial buildings capable of supporting more than 800 new jobs, according to the Schuylkill Economic Development Corp. Brian Hansbury, SEDCO vice... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Police departments get checks from DASchuylkill County District Attorney Christine A. Holman announced her office pr
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 2 days ago
Schuylkill County District Attorney Christine A. Holman announced her office presented checks to five police departments. Frackville police received, $559.32; Hegins Twp., $367.50; Rush Twp., $590.61; Tamaqua, $563.36; and West Mahanoy Twp.,... Read more
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The Morning Call
Schuylkill Mall to be demolished to make way for industrial buildingsFRACKVILLE — Demolition of the Schuylkill Mall will begin by the end of the yea
The Morning Call / Posted 2 days ago
FRACKVILLE — Demolition of the Schuylkill Mall will begin by the end of the year to make way for two industrial buildings capable of supporting more than 800 new jobs, according to the Schuylkill Economic Development Corporation. Brian Hansbury,... Read more
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Times News
Police: Man pulls security system off homebeen charged with damaging a neighbor’s security system by pulling it off the s
Times News / Posted 2 days ago
been charged with damaging a neighbor’s security system by pulling it off the siding in front of the home. State police at Frackville said Joseph Patrick Canavan, 57, of Girardville, has been charged with criminal mischief. Troopers said he pulled... Read more
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Times News
State police will conduct Schuylkill checkpointsTroopers from the Frackville barracks of the Pennsylvania State Police will be
Times News / Posted 3 days ago
Troopers from the Frackville barracks of the Pennsylvania State Police will be conducting DUI checkpoints on Schuylkill County roadways from Thursday through Sept. 5. A sobriety checkpoint is a traffic safety checkpoint whereby troopers... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Court, Aug. 16him. Butler Twp. (Schuylkill County) police charged him with committing the as
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 3 days ago
him. Butler Twp. (Schuylkill County) police charged him with committing the assault and DUI on Aug. 20, 2013, while Frackville police alleged he drove the vehicle with a suspended license and without permission on Jan. 17, 2015. — PETER E.... Read more
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Times News
ROAD WORK THIS WEEK611 for spray patching, daytime lane restriction. Schuylkill County • Route 6
Times News / Posted 3 days ago
611 for spray patching, daytime lane restriction. Schuylkill County • Route 61, through Friday, between St. Clair and Frackville for pothole patching, daytime lane restriction with flagging. • Butler Township through Friday, Route 54 between... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Barbara A. Gallagher Aug. 10, 2017Article Tools Barbara A. Gallagher, 73, of McAdoo, passed away Thursday aftern
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 6 days ago
Article Tools Barbara A. Gallagher, 73, of McAdoo, passed away Thursday afternoon at Broad Mountain Nursing Home, Frackville. Born in Hazleton on Dec. 23, 1943, she was the only daughter of the late Joseph and Josephine (Wydock) Ogrodnick. Barbara... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Barbara A. Gallagher Aug. 10, 2017Article Tools Barbara A. Gallagher, 73, of McAdoo passed away Thursday afterno
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 7 days ago
Article Tools Barbara A. Gallagher, 73, of McAdoo passed away Thursday afternoon at Broad Mountain Nursing Home, Frackville. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by Yanac Funeral & Cremation Service Inc., 35 Sterling Road, Mount... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Court, Aug. 12involuntary deviate sexual intercourse, sexual abuse of children-child pornogra
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 7 days ago
involuntary deviate sexual intercourse, sexual abuse of children-child pornography and indecent assault. State police at Frackville charged Welna with having a relationship with a 15-year-old girl from July 1, 2016, through Aug. 23, 2016, in... Read more
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Times News
Nurse practitioner joins St. Luke’ practices in CarbonFrackville resident Rachel Seitzinger, certified registered nurse practitioner,
Times News / Posted 7 days ago
Frackville resident Rachel Seitzinger, certified registered nurse practitioner, has joined St. Luke’s Family Medicine in Coaldale and St. Luke’s Primary Care Nesquehoning. As a nurse practitioner, Seitzinger said she is excited to have the... Read more
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Times News
Police: Man threatened to burn house with wife, kids insideher husband was throwing gas on it and threatening to burn it down. Brown was
Times News / Posted 8 days ago
her husband was throwing gas on it and threatening to burn it down. Brown was arraigned before on-call District Judge Christina E. Hale, of Frackville, and committed to the county prison in Pottsville after failing to post $25,000 straight cash... Read more
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Times News
Stolen vehicle from Schuylkill ends up in crash in NYA truck stolen in Schuylkill County ended up involved in a three-vehicle crash
Times News / Posted 8 days ago
A truck stolen in Schuylkill County ended up involved in a three-vehicle crash in New York state. State police at Frackville said a 2011 Ford tow truck, owned by John Grutz, 67, of Mahanoy City, was stolen from the Grutz Interstate Exxon station,... Read more
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Times News
Carbon County court newsQuinones, 100 Sunshine Drive, White Haven, filed an civil action against Denise
Times News / Posted 8 days ago
Quinones, 100 Sunshine Drive, White Haven, filed an civil action against Denise Turkavage, 319 S. Lehigh St., Frackville. The suit states on March 27, 2016, the defendant was driving a 2015 Dodge Dart with the plaintiff as a... Read more
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Times News
Former football player sentencedof the use of a certificate of inspection, and failing to use a safety belt. Th
Times News / Posted 9 days ago
of the use of a certificate of inspection, and failing to use a safety belt. The charges were filed by state police at Frackville on Dec. 4, 2015, — Ryan’s 27th birthday. He pleaded guilty to the charges on April 19. Most recently, Tamaqua... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Pearl Theatre staying at Schuylkill Mall, for nowArticle Tools FRACKVILLE — The Pearl Theatre Stadium 8 will remain open throug
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 10 days ago
Article Tools FRACKVILLE — The Pearl Theatre Stadium 8 will remain open through the end of the year. The future of the movie theater at the Schuylkill Mall was unclear after an announcement in May of the mall’s closure by year’s end. At that point,... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Pizzeria closes Sat.owner John Sylaj said he is sad to go but has no choice. NorthPoint Developmen
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 10 days ago
owner John Sylaj said he is sad to go but has no choice. NorthPoint Development, Riverside, Missouri, purchased the Frackville mall for $2.1 million earlier this year and told tenants in May they had to vacate. Sylaj decided Saturday would... Read more
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Times News
Tamaqua police round up drug suspectsdistrict attorney’s office, adult probation and state parole office, along with
Times News / Posted 11 days ago
district attorney’s office, adult probation and state parole office, along with officers from the Rush Township and Frackville police. Anyone with information on any of the suspects is asked to call Tamaqua police at 570-668-5000 or... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
Lancaster VA Community Clinic services temporarily relocated due to water leak damageLancaster, Lebanon, Perry, Schuylkill and York counties. Lebanon VAMC also over
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 11 days ago
Lancaster, Lebanon, Perry, Schuylkill and York counties. Lebanon VAMC also oversees community clinics located in Camp Hill, Frackville, Lancaster, Pottsville, Wyomissing and York. If you are a Veteran, you may be eligible to receive care and... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
People on the Moveof the loan department as well as overseeing the direction and development of t
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 13 days ago
of the loan department as well as overseeing the direction and development of the bank’s loan portfolio. He resides in Frackville with his wife, Maryann, and their family. SUBMIT PEOPLE ON THE MOVE items to business@timesshamrock.com or The... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Courts, Aug. 4sentenced him to 60 to 90 days in prison and 12 months on probation and pay cos
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 15 days ago
sentenced him to 60 to 90 days in prison and 12 months on probation and pay costs and $1,375 in fines. State police at Frackville had charge Ryan with committing those crimes on June 12, 2015. An offensive lineman at Marian and the University... Read more
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Times News
Lawyers want to bar statements in fatal shootingwas there only to secure the scene. He obeyed that command, he said. Nor did h
Times News / Posted 15 days ago
was there only to secure the scene. He obeyed that command, he said. Nor did he talk with her on the 15-minute ride to the Frackville barracks, he said. However, at the barracks, Rooney said he blurted out an opinion that Kenneth Schreiner was a... Read more
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Times News
Two injured in I-81 crash in Schuylkillin a motorcycle crash along Interstate 81 in Ryan Township, Schuylkill County,
Times News / Posted 16 days ago
in a motorcycle crash along Interstate 81 in Ryan Township, Schuylkill County, around 7 p.m. Tuesday. State police at Frackville said Donald L. Conover, 58, of Chenango Forks, New York, was driving a 1993 Honda 999 northbound and negotiating a... Read more
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Times News
Volunteers prepare for annual clothing drivefrom all over the area. Whatever is not given out during this time is donated
Times News / Posted 17 days ago
from all over the area. Whatever is not given out during this time is donated to the Allentown Rescue Mission for men’s items. A partner church in Frackville receives the remaining items for their clothing ministry. Nothing is thrown away or s... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Alleged killer removed from court program in another casea special program that could have eliminated one crime from his record. Judge
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 17 days ago
a special program that could have eliminated one crime from his record. Judge Cyrus Palmer Dolbin removed Swantek, 24, of Frackville, from the Accelerated Rehabilitative Disposition program and ordered his theft case be returned to the trial list.... Read more
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Times News
Motorcyclist sustains serious injuriesCounty motorcyclist sustained serious injuries in a crash that occurred Saturda
Times News / Posted 18 days ago
County motorcyclist sustained serious injuries in a crash that occurred Saturday in Schuylkill County. State police at Frackville said Matthew G. Garverick, 30, of Bethel, was driving a 2001 Honda Shadow westbound on Route 443 in New Ringgold... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
MABS plans improvementsour plant, updating our infrastructure, which is very important,” the board’s s
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 18 days ago
our plant, updating our infrastructure, which is very important,” the board’s solicitor, Joseph Nahas, an attorney from Frackville, said. “We met with Danny and went through the whole plant,” M. Christopher McCoach, a project manager at Alfred... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
POLICE, July 29in crash A Hazleton woman was injured following a Sunday night crash on Inters
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 21 days ago
in crash A Hazleton woman was injured following a Sunday night crash on Interstate 81 in Ryan Twp., state police at Frackville say. Matilde E. Antigua, 65, of Hazleton was injured when the SUV she was riding in ran off Interstate 81 and... Read more
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Times News
Frackville State PoliceState police at Frackville reported on the following incidents. • State police
Times News / Posted 22 days ago
State police at Frackville reported on the following incidents. • State police said John Tiley Stiles II, 30, of Port Carbon, showed up at a residence in the village of Cumbola, Blythe Township at 1:30 p.m. Saturday and refused to leave despite... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
More stores close doors at Schuylkill MallArticle Tools FRACKVILLE — Victoria’s Secret and Bath and Body Works are the l
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 22 days ago
Article Tools FRACKVILLE — Victoria’s Secret and Bath and Body Works are the latest stores to close at the Schuylkill Mall. Most stores have left, but a few remain after tenants were told by mall management in May that they had 60 to 90 days to... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Toohil: State should keep White Haven Center openPittsburgh in January but kept open four other that prisons that he had conside
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 23 days ago
Pittsburgh in January but kept open four other that prisons that he had considered closing, including Retreat, Waymart and Frackville in Northeast Pennsylvania after area lawmakers, including Toohil, campaigned to keep them open. Early paroles to... Read more
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Times News
Schuylkill crashesState police at Frackville reported on two crashes investigated by troopers ove
Times News / Posted 23 days ago
State police at Frackville reported on two crashes investigated by troopers over the past weekend, both occurring on Interstate 81. A one-vehicle crash occurred on Friday in Ryan Township. Troopers said Christopher R. Kroznuski, 24, of Saint Clair,... Read more
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Times News
Schuylkill driver cited after crashfollowing a one-vehicle crash that occurred at 8:28 a.m. on Saturday along Rout
Times News / Posted 24 days ago
following a one-vehicle crash that occurred at 8:28 a.m. on Saturday along Route 1012 in Mahanoy Township. State police at Frackville said Logan M. Vanhorn, 16, of Mahanoy City, was driving a 2003 Toyota Matrix westbound. As he crested a rise and... Read more
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Times News
ROAD WORK THIS WEEKlane restriction. Schuylkill County • Butler and West Mahanoy: Monday through
Times News / Posted 24 days ago
lane restriction. Schuylkill County • Butler and West Mahanoy: Monday through Friday, Morea Road between Mahanoy City and Frackville and Girardville for patching work, daytime lane restriction with flagging. • West Penn Township: Monday through... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Michael ‘Murph’ Sullivan Jr. July 21, 2017are his sisters, Ann Opanel, Pattersonville; Loretta Skubel, Shenandoah Heights
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 25 days ago
are his sisters, Ann Opanel, Pattersonville; Loretta Skubel, Shenandoah Heights; Peggy Lackett, Ashland; Annette Speidel, Frackville; and Marie Sullivan, Brandonville. Many nieces and nephews also survive. A Memorial Mass of Christian Burial will... Read more
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Times News
Son charged in death of father; body left on couch for weeksFRACKVILLE, Pa. (AP) — A man has been charged with killing his father, who auth
Times News / Posted 26 days ago
FRACKVILLE, Pa. (AP) — A man has been charged with killing his father, who authorities say was shot to death and his body then left on a couch in his home for weeks. Tyler Swantek, 24, faces charges in Schuylkill County including criminal homicide,... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Man accused of killing father, leaving corpse on couch for weeksreported that Swantek allegedly shot his father in the head with a rifle. Poli
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 27 days ago
reported that Swantek allegedly shot his father in the head with a rifle. Police reportedly were called to the scene in Frackville, Pennsylvania, in late May by a friend of Todd Swantek’s, who had not heard from the father for a month. When... Read more
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ajc.com
Man accused of killing father, leaving corpse on couch for weeksreported that Swantek allegedly shot his father in the head with a rifle. Poli
ajc.com / Posted 27 days ago
reported that Swantek allegedly shot his father in the head with a rifle. Police reportedly were called to the scene in Frackville, Pennsylvania, in late May by a friend of Todd Swantek’s, who had not heard from the father for a month. When... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Man accused of killing father, leaving corpse on couch for weeksreported that Swantek allegedly shot his father in the head with a rifle. Poli
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 27 days ago
reported that Swantek allegedly shot his father in the head with a rifle. Police reportedly were called to the scene in Frackville, Pennsylvania, in late May by a friend of Todd Swantek’s, who had not heard from the father for a month. When... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Man accused of killing father, leaving corpse on couch for weeksreported that Swantek allegedly shot his father in the head with a rifle. Poli
Dayton Daily News / Posted 27 days ago
reported that Swantek allegedly shot his father in the head with a rifle. Police reportedly were called to the scene in Frackville, Pennsylvania, in late May by a friend of Todd Swantek’s, who had not heard from the father for a month. When... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Police, July 23injuries when his vehicle crashed shortly before 8:30 a.m. Saturday on Delano R
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 27 days ago
injuries when his vehicle crashed shortly before 8:30 a.m. Saturday on Delano Road in Mahanoy Twp. State police at Frackville said the 16-year-old boy was westbound on the road, which is curvy with crests and valleys, when he lost control... Read more
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Daily Mail
Man kills father, lets body rot for a monthmurder, aggravated assault and abuse of a corpse in the death of Todd Swantek,
Daily Mail / Posted 27 days ago
murder, aggravated assault and abuse of a corpse in the death of Todd Swantek, 49, whose body was found May 24 in the Frackville home the two formerly shared. Police said Friday that Frackville officers were called to the home to check on the... Read more
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FOX News
Son charged in death of father; body left on couch for weeksFRACKVILLE, Pa. – A man has been charged with killing his father, who authoriti
FOX News / Posted 27 days ago
FRACKVILLE, Pa. – A man has been charged with killing his father, who authorities say was shot to death and his body then left on a couch in his home for weeks. Tyler Swantek, 24, faces charges in Schuylkill County including criminal homicide,... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Son allegedly kills father, leaves corpse on couch for weeksFRACKVILLE, Pa. — A man has been charged with killing his father, who authoriti
Calgary Sun / Posted 27 days ago
FRACKVILLE, Pa. — A man has been charged with killing his father, who authorities say was shot to death and his body then left on a couch in his home for weeks. Tyler Swantek, 24, faces charges in Schuylkill County including criminal homicide,... Read more
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CBS News
Son charged in death of father whose body was left on couch for weeksFRACKVILLE, Pa. -- A man has been charged with killing his father, who authorit
CBS News / Posted 27 days ago
FRACKVILLE, Pa. -- A man has been charged with killing his father, who authorities say was shot to death and his body then left on a couch in his home for weeks. Tyler Swantek, 24, faces charges in Schuylkill County including criminal homicide,... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
Son charged in death of father; body left on couch for weeksFRACKVILLE, Pa. (AP) - A Pennsylvania man has been charged with killing his fat
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 27 days ago
FRACKVILLE, Pa. (AP) - A Pennsylvania man has been charged with killing his father, who authorities say was shot to death and his body then left on a couch for weeks. Twenty-four-year-old Tyler Swantek faces Schuylkill County charges including... Read more
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ABC News
Son charged in death of father; body left on couch for weeksmurder, aggravated assault and abuse of a corpse in the death of Todd Swantek,
ABC News / Posted 27 days ago
murder, aggravated assault and abuse of a corpse in the death of Todd Swantek, 49, whose body was found May 24 in the Frackville home the two formerly shared. Police said Friday that Frackville officers called to the home to check on the... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Son charged in death of father; body left on couch for weeks AP News | 07/22/17 10:07 AM FRACKVILLE, Pa. (AP) -- A man has been charged w
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 27 days ago
AP News | 07/22/17 10:07 AM FRACKVILLE, Pa. (AP) -- A man has been charged with killing his father, who authorities say was shot to death and his body then left on a couch in his home for... Read more
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The Morning Call
Son charged after father's body was left on couch for weekshas been charged with killing his father, who authorities say was shot to death
The Morning Call / Posted 27 days ago
has been charged with killing his father, who authorities say was shot to death and his body then left on a couch in his Frackville home for weeks. Tyler Swantek, 24, faces charges in Schuylkill County including homicide, first- and third-degree... Read more
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