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New Post-Gazette podcast investigates DU student deaths

New Post-Gazette podcast investigates DU student deaths

Gabriella DiPietro | Staff Writer  11/02/17 Correction 11/02/17: The web address for the podcast was incorrect. It has been fixed.  To this day, the deaths of Duquesne students Paul Kochu and Dakota James leave unanswered questions. This is the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette’s topic for their first ever serialized podcast called Three Rivers, Two Mysteries. The podcast, […]

Body of missing DU student Dakota James found

Body of missing DU student Dakota James found

Brandon Addeo | News Editor 3/6/2017 Police confirmed a body found this morning in the Ohio River in Robinson Township is that of missing Duquesne student Dakota James. A police official said they got a call at about 9 a.m. of a body in the river. The medical examiner confirmed the body was James’. There […]

Police seek new leads in search for Dakota James

Police seek new leads in search for Dakota James

Brandon Addeo | News Editor UPDATE 12:45 p.m. 3/6/2017 Police confirmed that a body found this morning in the Ohio River is that of missing Duquesne student Dakota James. Read more here. 3/2/2017 Pittsburgh Police are encouraging additional witnesses to come forward with information on Duquesne student Dakota James, who has now been missing for […]

New details emerge on missing Duquesne student

New details emerge on missing Duquesne student

Brandon Addeo | News Editor UPDATE 12:45 p.m. 3/6/2017 Police confirmed that a body found this morning in the Ohio River is that of missing Duquesne student Dakota James. Read more here. 2/9/2017 Pittsburgh Police released new information Feb. 7 on a Duquesne student who has been missing since Jan. 25. An image taken from […]

Search continues for missing student Dakota James

Search continues for missing student Dakota James

  Brandon Addeo | News Editor UPDATE 12:45 p.m. 3/6/2017 Police confirmed that a body found this morning in the Ohio River is that of missing Duquesne student Dakota James. Read more here. 2/2/2017 It has been over a week since Duquesne graduate student Dakota Leo James was last seen, and family and friends continue […]

Police seek public’s help in search for missing Duquesne student [UPDATED]

Police seek public’s help in search for missing Duquesne student [UPDATED]

Brandon Addeo | News Editor This story will be updated as more information becomes available. Check back regularly for updates. UPDATE 12:45 p.m. 3/6/2017 Police confirmed that a body found this morning in the Ohio River is that of missing Duquesne student Dakota James. Read more here. UPDATE 5:00 p.m. 2/28/2017 Pittsburgh Police held a […]

Missing Duquesne alum Kochu one of two bodies ID’d by police

Missing Duquesne alum Kochu one of two bodies ID’d by police

By Julian Routh | News Editor Police announced Thursday that a body found in the Ohio River near Wheeling, West Virginia has been identified as missing Duquesne alumnus Paul Kochu. After more than three months of investigating Kochu’s disappearance, the Pittsburgh Bureau of Police missing persons unit received information March 20 from the Wheeling police department that a […]

Search for missing Duquesne grad continues as family looks for new leads

Search for missing Duquesne grad continues as family looks for new leads

By Julian Routh | News Editor As the search for missing Duquesne graduate Paul Kochu entered its third week Tuesday, Kochu’s family is asking that the Pittsburgh community stay vigilant in its efforts to find him. Kochu, 22, of Pottstown, has been missing since the early hours of Dec. 16. On Dec. 15, he talked […]