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Gunman Robs Pharmacy Of Medications

MILFORD — Aliton’s Pharmacy on Route 6 in Milford Township was held up at gunpoint Tuesday evening, state police at Blooming Grove reported.
State police said they were investigating the 5:55 p.m. holdup in which a man entered the store, pointed a gun at the clerk and demanded medication. After the demand was met, the man fled the pharmacy with an undetermined amount of medication. No one was injured during the robbery.
Anyone who can provide factual information as to the identity of the actor is asked to contact state police at 570-226-5718.

DA Files Notice To Seek Death Penalty Vs. Frein

MILFORD — The Pike County District Attorney’s office on Tuesday filed a criminal information and the Commonwealth’s Notice of Aggravating Factors and Intent to Seek the Death Penalty in the case of the Commonwealth v. Eric Matthew Frein.
The arraignment of Eric Matthew Frein on the Criminal Information is scheduled for 1 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 29 in the Pike County Court of Common Pleas in Milford.
District Attorney Ray Tonkin said it is expected that this court appearance will be by video link with the Pike County Correctional Facility, where Frein is currently housed.
According to Notice, the case for the death penalty is based on the homicide of a law enforcement officer while committing numerous other felonies, including terrorism and weapons of mass destruction.





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