FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
UPDATE Februrary 2, 2018:
PITTSBURGH, PA – Pittsburgh Police have thoroughly investigated the video on social media and video-sharing websites which shows a physical confrontation involving a bicyclist and a vehicle driver in North Oakland. The persons involved have not filed a report with police and no charges have been filed. This investigation remains open in the event a suspect or victim wishes to come forward at a later date. The Public Safety Department would like to remind all persons travelling on city streets to be lawful, cautious, and respectful. If there is a problem, call 9-1-1. We continue to maintain and enforce safety on our streets.
PITTSBURGH, PA – Pittsburgh Police Investigators are aware of a video on social media and video-sharing websites which shows a physical confrontation involving a bicyclist and a vehicle driver. The incident reportedly occurred on Thursday, January 25, 2018 at approximately 6:30 p.m. at the intersection of S. Bellefield Avenue and 5th Avenue in the North Oakland section of the City. At this time, the persons involved still have not filed a police report related to this matter. Investigators are continuing to look into this matter. If anyone has information regarding this incident or what led up to it, please call Zone 4 police at (412) 422-6520.