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Police Responded to a Business Robbery in the Hill District

Date: March 1, 2022
Incident Type: Robbery
Location: Zone 2

Pittsburgh Police responded to the 2300 block of Webster Avenue around 7:25 p.m. for a reported business robbery.

When Zone 2 officers arrived, they learned three suspects entered and attempted to rob the business.

The suspects and business owner fired multiple shots towards each other. The suspects fled towards an unknown direction.

The suspects are described as three individuals wearing hooded sweatshirts, dark colored pants and having handguns.

There were no reported injuries at the scene.

Mobile Crime Unit and VCU detectives arrived to process the scene.

The investigation is ongoing.

Reporting PIO:
Maurice Matthews