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Pittsburgh Police Assist School Police with Possible Threat to School

Date: November 20, 2023
Incident Type: Possible Threat
Location: Zone 2

Just before 3:00 p.m., Pittsburgh Police from Zone 2 were contacted by Pittsburgh Public School Police requesting assistance at Milliones University Preparatory School in the 3100 block of Centre Avenue.

A potential firearm might have been observed. Pittsburgh Public placed the school on lockdown.

Out of an abundance of caution, Pittsburgh Police were contacted to search the area for a potential male actor and to assist PPS Police with the safe dismissal of students.

Any inquiries about this incident and the school’s safety protocol regarding the lockdown should be directed to Pittsburgh Public Schools.

Reporting PIO:
Emily Bourne