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Police Investigate Carjacking

Date: November 20, 2019
Incident Type: Carjacking
Location: Zone 5

Pittsburgh Bureau of Police officers are investigating a reported carjacking on the 1500 block of Westmoreland Avenue around 7:15 p.m.

Per the initial investigation: A male victim was sitting in his vehicle with another male when a male suspect approached the car and asked for a cigarette. The males in the car denied the request and the suspect pulled out a gun and ordered the driver and passenger out.

The suspect got in the car and drove away. Police are investigating.

Reporting PIO:
Chris Togneri