TV show helps Pa. sheriff smoke out criminals


By Moriah Balingit
The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

ALLEGHENY COUNTY, Pa. — A local cable TV program is turning couch potatoes into crime stoppers.

In April, tips from viewers of "Fugitive Files On Demand," a program that allows Comcast digital cable subscribers to view photos and profiles of the Allegheny County sheriff's 10 most wanted fugitives, have helped the sheriff's office nab four fugitives featured on the program.

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