Department of Public Safety
UPDATE: STEELERS ASST. COACH ARRESTED ON SOUTH SIDE

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

PITTSBURGH, PA – At approximately 9:30 p.m. on Sunday, January 8, security guards at The Flats on Carson summoned a Pittsburgh Police Officer who was working at a nearby restaurant due to an unruly customer who was in the process of assaulting the doorman. Once he arrived on the scene, the Officer stopped the assault and arrested the actor, identified as 39-year-old Pittsburgh Steelers assistant coach Joey Porter. Porter was taken to the Allegheny County Jail. His charges include aggravated assault, simple assault, resisting arrest, disorderly conduct, and public drunkenness.

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Published:
Tuesday, February 21, 2017
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Cell: 412-627-3552
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