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Body parts found in Mahoning Creek

September 17, 2013

Tuesday afternoon, a press conference was held at the Troop C barracks of the Punxsutawney-based Pennsylvania State Police to announce the arrest of a Punxsutawney man — Michael Christopher Shugars — in connection with a homicide investigation that started Sunday.

PUNXSUTAWNEY — A Punxsutawney man has been arrested in connection with the death of the man whose body parts were found in Mahoning Creek in the village of Hamilton in Perry Township on Sunday afternoon.

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