Investigators are looking for the male pictured below on suspicion of tossing an improvised incendiary device at a Pittsburgh Police Officer near Mellon Square on Saturday, May 30.
The device exploded on the ground and caused a nearby officer to suffer concussion-like symptoms.
Anyone with knowledge of this man’s identity or whereabouts, or additional photo/video evidence, is asked to contact the Damage Assessment and Accountability Taskforce at DAAT@Pittsburghpa.gov, or (412) 323-7800 and ask for the taskforce. Contributors will remain anonymous.
Tonight, the City-County Building is illuminated to recognize Poison Prevention Week and the 50th Anniversary of "Mr. Yuk" in partnership with Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC.
For questions about the lighting at the City-County Building, please reach out to the Office of the Mayor.