Public Safety Blotter Articles

Police Make Arrest in North Side Graffiti Incident

Date: January 14, 2020
Incident Type: Graffiti Arrest
Location: Zone 1

Detectives with the Pittsburgh Bureau of Police Graffiti Task Force have made an arrest in connection with an October 29, 2019 graffiti incident that occurred near Federal Street and South Commons on a portion of railroad track wall on Norfolk Southern property. 

Garrison Alston, 29, of Sharpsburg was arrested and charged with Criminal Mischief, Conspiracy, and Possessing Instruments of Crime.

A preliminary hearing has been scheduled.


Reporting PIO:
Cara Cruz