Hearing slated in slayings of 2 at Pa. mobile home

TIONESTA, Pa. (AP) — A preliminary hearing is slated Tuesday for a man charged in the stabbing deaths of a man and a woman found at a mobile home in northwestern Pennsylvania last month.

Thirty-eight-year-old Scott A. Black of Butler is charged in Forest County with criminal homicide and aggravated assault.

Authorities allege that he killed 42-year-old Marcelle Edwards of Tionesta and 43-year-old Donald Shay of Leechburg.

Police say the victims were found dead April 27 of multiple stab wounds at the mobile home just outside Tionesta.

Coroner Norman Wimer said last week that Black was a former boyfriend of Edwards and there had been an ongoing dispute between him and the victims.

WKBN 27 First News provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. No links will be permitted. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s