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Georgia Fugitive Arrested in Mt. Washington

Date: October 1, 2019
Incident Type: Arrest
Location: Zone 3

Pittsburgh Bureau of Police officers responded to the intersection of Maple Terrace and Virginia Ave around 11:45 p.m. for a report of a male who said he was wanted for homicide in Georgia.

Zone 3 officers found the male, Austin Todd Stryker, 22, sitting outside. Officers took him into custody and confirmed that he had multiple warrants, including one for homicide out of Georgia.

Stryker was transported to the Allegheny County Jail, where he was to be extradited to Georgia law enforcement officials.

Additional inquiries should be directed to law enforcement in Georgia.

Reporting PIO:
Chris Togneri