Public Safety Blotter Articles

Police Investigate Bank Robbery in Oakland

Date: September 19, 2022
Incident Type: Robbery
Location: Zone 4
Summary:

Pittsburgh Police responded to the 3700 block Fifth Avenue around 3 p.m. for a reported robbery.

When Zone 4 officers arrived, they were notified of a male who walked into the bank, and demanded money from the teller.

The suspect stated he had a weapon, but did not display one inside the bank.

He fled out of the bank to Fifth Avenue with an undisclosed amount. A witness provided a description of an older, bearded male, with sunglasses, and a hat.

The investigation is ongoing.


Reporting PIO:
Maurice Matthews

2022-09-19
PIO@pittsburghpa.gov


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