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UPDATE: Police Investigate Carjacking in Perry South

Date: June 28, 2021
Incident Type: Carjacking
Location: Zone 1

UPDATE: 06/30/21 12:15 p.m.

Police have recovered the stolen vehicle. It has been towed to the Auto Squad for processing. There are no arrests at this time.

The investigation is ongoing.


Pittsburgh Police from Zone 1 responded to a 9-1-1 call for a reported carjacking in the 2500 block of N. Charles Street just before 11:15 p.m.

Responding officers spoke with a pizza delivery driver who stated two males, possibly juveniles, took his keys, vehicle, and an undisclosed amount of cash.

The victim stated they were both wearing black hoodies and one of the actors had a black handgun.

The vehicle is a 2013 Gray Nissan Ultima with PA Plate LPC0085. If spotted, call 9-1-1 and do not approach.

The investigation is ongoing.

Reporting PIO:
Cara Cruz