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Male in Critical Condition After Fall in Brighton Heights

Date: August 5, 2021
Incident Type: Fall
Location: Zone 1

Pittsburgh Police patroling the area located a wanted suspect on the 3100 block of Brighton Road around 7:20 p.m.

The suspect fled from Zone 1 officers on foot. The suspect ran up a set of stairs, and through a wooded area.

Upon navigating his way through the wooded area, the suspect fell off a large hillside onto the 3200 block of Brighton Road.

Officers made their way to the male and rendered aid until medics arrived. Medics transported him to a local hospital in critical condition.

The Allegheny County Police are investigating.

Reporting PIO:
Maurice Matthews