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Police Seek Public's Help Identifying Burglary Suspect

Date: September 6, 2019
Incident Type: Burglary
Location: Zone 4

Pittsburgh Bureau of Police investigators seek the public’s help identifying a burglary suspect who entered a home while residents slept.

The male, pictured here, entered a home on Sept. 2 in Shadyside. The male climbed a fire escape and entered the residence through an open window. When the homeowner woke up and yelled at the intruder, the male ran away.

The male is also suspected of two attempted burglaries in the Shadyside area in the early morning hours of Sept. 2 and Sept 5.

Anyone with information on the male suspect’s identity or whereabouts is asked to call Zone 4 detectives at (412) 422-6520.

Police remind residents to lock doors and secure windows at night.

Note: Video is available on Pittsburgh Police's Facebook page.


Reporting PIO:
Chris Togneri