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Police Respond for Domestic Situation in Oakwood Neighborhood

Date: August 28, 2021
Incident Type: SWAT/Domestic
Location: Zone 6

Pittsburgh Police from Zone 6 responded to reports of a domestic situation in the 90 block of Baldwick Road before 12:45 p.m.

Responding officers learned that a male wanted on a Protection from Abuse (PFA) violation was inside an address on Baldwick with two children inside.

Multiple verbal hails were given for the male to exit the residence, but he refused to comply and made veiled threats toward police.

SWAT operators and negotiators were called to the scene. The male surrendered within an a hour's time.

He was taken into custody without incident.


Reporting PIO:
Cara Cruz