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Police Responded To a Pick-up Truck into a Gas Station

Date: February 12, 2021
Incident Type: Collision
Location: Zone 2
Summary:

Pittsburgh Police and EMS responded to a reported vehicle into a building on the 2300 block of Centre Avenue shortly after 7 a.m.

When Zone 2 officers arrived, they observed a large hole where a vehicle entered the gas station.

Witnesses stated a male drove a pick-up truck through the front window, in attempt to steal the ATM machine.

The suspect was not able to take the machine with him and fled in the truck towards an unknown direction.

Officers located the truck and suspect on Fifth Avenue in Uptown.

He was arrested without incident. There were no reported injuries from people inside the gas station.


Reporting PIO:
Maurice Matthews

2021-02-12
PIO@pittsburghpa.gov