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Four Arrested after Robberies in Northview Heights

Date: December 2, 2021
Incident Type: Carjacking, Robbery
Location: Northview Heights

Just before midnight on December 2nd, officers in Zone 1 responded to the 100 block of Hazlett Street in Northview Heights after a caller reported a robbery in progress.

The report stated that four males held the victims at gunpoint while demanding their car, phones and money, threatening to kill them if they did not comply. The victims were able to escape.

Moments later, four males matching the same description robbed another male near James Street and Middle as he withdrew money from an ATM.

Zone 1 officers took four of the actors into custody in two separate locations on East Ohio Street.

The car from the original incident was recovered on East Street.

Two of the actors were processed as juveniles, and the other two were transported to Allegheny County Jail.

Reporting PIO:
Amanda Mueller