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SWAT Responds for Domestic Incident in East Allegheny

Date: August 14, 2021
Incident Type: SWAT
Location: Zone 1

Pittsburgh Police from Zone 1 responded to reports of a domestic incident  inside a home in the 400 block of Suismon Street just after midnight.

The female exited the home safely while the male barricaded himself inside and refused to come out. Weapons were available to him in the home.

He was wanted on a warrant and violation of a PFA order.

SWAT was called out of an abundance of caution.

Multiple hails to have him exit the home were attempted with negative results. After more than an hour, the male surrendered to police.

He was arrested without incident.

Medics assessed the female on scene.





Reporting PIO:
Cara Cruz