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Police Investigating Recent Physical and Verbal Assaults in Squirrel Hill

Date: June 23, 2021
Incident Type: Assault
Location: Zone 4
Summary:

Pittsburgh Police are investigating two assaults in the Squirrel Hill neighborhood.

In early June, a male was physically assaulted on his way home. The victim was pushed to the ground which caused a severe injury.

Three males were the latest to come forward. The individuals stated they were verbally assaulted on Beechwood Boulevard two weeks ago by an unknown male. The suspect used anti-Semitic comments towards the men and fled in an unknown direction.

Police are advising the public to notify them and file a report if they are a victim of assault.  

The investigations are ongoing.


Reporting PIO:
Maurice Matthews

2021-06-23
PIO@pittsburghpa.gov