Ad Blocker Detected
Our website is made possible by displaying online advertisements to our visitors. Please consider supporting us by disabling your ad blocker.
By: KDKA-TV News Staff
CARNEGIE, Pa. (KDKA) – A suspect was charged over the weekend in Carnegie for the escape of a pregnant woman and her dog.
CONTINUE READING: COVID-19 In Pennsylvania: The State Health Department reports 10,101 new cases over a three-day period. The death toll exceeds 25,000
Police say Melissa Boyrs left the scene after meeting the victim at the intersection of Forsythe Road and Grienbrier Drive on Saturday. The pregnant woman broke her leg.
CONTINUE READING: COVID-19 In Pittsburgh: Allegheny Co. Health Dept. reports 592 new coronavirus cases, nationwide death toll hits 1,760
Police say they were able to use security materials to track down the affected SUV and lead them to Boyrs.
According to the criminal complaint, Boyrs admitted beating the dog and said she remembered seeing two people next to her vehicle but “went black” and did not remember beating anyone.
MORE NEWS: See the Derek Chauvin Trial live
Boyrs faces multiple charges, including aggravated assault and reckless driving.