Sunday, February 14, 2010

Suspect's Fatal Jump In Mt. Lebanon Investigated

Police and the Allegheny County district attorney are investigating the death of a woman who had been arrested in a suspected methamphetamine lab in Bridgeville and later jumped 35 feet into a hospital parking lot as she was being escorted to jail.

Jessica Tucker, 28 of East Sparta, Ohio, died at 9:30 p.m. Tuesday in Allegheny General Hospital, authorities said.

Four hours earlier, Tucker had jumped a retaining wall in the parking lot at St. Clair Hospital in Mt. Lebanon after breaking away from a Bridgeville police officer who was escorting her.

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Anonymous David Brown said...

If a neighbor's house smells strongly like an uncleaned kitty litter box and they don't have a lot of cats, let the police know. Quite possibly it's a meth lab. I ran across this once while door-knocking in Castle Shannon. It can happen here.

Recognizing a Structure Containing a Meth Lab -- From the OUTSIDE

February 15, 2010 12:56 PM  

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