Public Safety Blotter Articles

UPDATE: Police Investigate Aggravated Assault

Date: July 31, 2019
Incident Type: Aggravated Assault
Location: Zone 5

Pittsburgh Bureau of Police officers from Zone 5 responded to reports of an aggravated assault/stabbing in the 7000 block of Idlewild Street just after 10 p.m.

When officers arrived on scene they found a male victim inside a residence with stab wounds to his torso, face and hands.

He was transported by EMS in critical but stable condition to a local hospital.

Another male was also treated for wounds incurred during the dispute between the two men inside the residence. He was later arrested and charges are pending.

Any updates will appear on the blotter. 

UPDATE: Leroy Hicks, 54, of Pittsburgh has been charged with one count of Aggravated Assault. 

He is currently being held in Allegheny County Jail. 

Reporting PIO:
Cara Cruz