Public Safety Blotter Articles

UPDATE: Police Seek Public Assistance In Solving Downtown Bank Robbery

Date: July 12, 2019
Incident Type: Bank Robbery
Location: Zone 2

Pittsburgh Bureau of Police detectives from the Violent Crimes Unit seek the public’s assistance in identifying the male in a video in connection with a June 26 robbery at the Dollar Savings Bank in the 500 block of Smithfield Street just after 2:00 p.m.

The male is described as being in his late 40’s to early 50’s, wearing a tan baseball cap, sunglasses and a tan dress suit. He was also wearing a phone earpiece in his ear.

If you have any information, please contact VCU detectives at (412) 323-7161.

NOTE: Please find the video on the Pittsburgh Police Facebook page. Still photographs can be found in the original blotter entry below.

Original blotter entry:


Reporting PIO:
Cara Cruz