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UPDATE: Police Seek to Identify Prowler Seen in OaklandĀ 

Date: October 31, 2023
Incident Type: Investigation
Location: Zone 4


The male in these photos has been identified and charges are forthcoming.

Thank you to everyone who shared information which assisted police in their investigation.

Original post:

Pittsburgh Police are warning about a male who has been spotted lurking around buildings and looking in windows of apartments in Oakland. 

They are appealing to the public to help identify the male in these photos. He was captured on security cameras on Dawson Street on more than one occasion, looking into windows and climbing fire escapes of apartment buildings.

Police are reminding people to ensure their windows - and doors -  are locked, even if they are at home, and to report any similar occurrences to 9-1-1 immediately.

If you have any further information, please call the Zone 4 station at (412) 422-6520.



Reporting PIO:
Cara Cruz