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Employee Assaulted, Three Suspects Apprehended

Date: May 14, 2020
Incident Type: Robbery/Assault
Location: Zone 5

Pittsburgh Bureau of Police officers responded to an attempted robbery call at a business on the 5900 block of Centre Avenue around 8:55 p.m.

Zone 5 officers located an employee who had been assaulted by unknown assailants. The employee was not seriously injured.

Police canvassed the area and located several juveniles who matched witness descriptions of the suspects. The juveniles fled on foot. Officers apprehended three of them and are looking for two more.

The suspects face charges of robbery and conspiracy. The investigation is ongoing.

Reporting PIO:
Chris Togneri