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Daily News Stories for Tuesday, August 26, 2014:
A handgun was found in the backpack of a kindergarten student at Aliquippa Elementary School on Monday. According to police, the weapon was found and quickly confiscated by adults. Police now have possesion of the weapon. Aliquippa police say there was no criminal intent behind the situation and students were never in any danger. School officials say partents are being notified of the situation in a letter.
A lockdown has been lifted at Grove City College following the search for suspects in an armed robbery at a convenience store in Mercer County. College officials say the lockdown was lifted at 9:45 a.m. and classes resumed at 11:30 a.m. So far, there's no word yet on the suspects names or what charges they'll be facing.
Still no verdict in an Ambridge homicide case. A Beaver County jury is deciding whether 29-year-old Marlin "Twin" Kelly is a murderer. He's a facing charges of homicide, robbery and conspiracy to commit robbery in the Oct. 28, 2012, shooting death of 19-year-old Ambridge resident Conekeia Lynn "Coco" Finney and her unborn daughter. The jurors have been dliberating since late Monday afternoon.
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