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Nigerian man sentenced in fraud scheme that targeted women

Nov. 24, 2021 13:54 PM EST

WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) — A federal judge in Pennsylvania has sentenced a Nigerian man to more than seven years in prison for conspiring to launder approximately $1.89 million in mail and wire fraud proceeds in a scheme that targeted women. Jabin Okpako, 36, and his...

Police: Boy, 11, stabbed to death in struggle over toy

Nov. 01, 2021 12:26 PM EDT

GILLETT, Pa. (AP) — An 11-year-old boy was stabbed to death during a scuffle with a 9-year-old boy over a toy in northern Pennsylvania over the weekend, authorities said. State police in Bradford County said the boys were playing with foam-based toys shortly after 8...