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Police Investigating Freedom Corner Vandalism

Date: September 12, 2020
Incident Type: Vandalism
Location: Zone 2

Pittsburgh Police seek the public’s help identifying the adult male in this image in connection to vandalism Friday night at Freedom Corner.

The image is taken from a video that showed the man walking down Centre Avenue towards Freedom Corner around 11:20 p.m.

When he reaches Freedom Corner, he is observed vandalizing and throwing items, including a tent, which had been organized in a corner of the square. He briefly walks away, then returns and throws more items on the sidewalk and into the street before continuing down Centre Avenue and crossing Crawford Street.

City Public Works were called to help clean the debris Saturday.

Anyone with information on this man’s identity is asked to call Zone 2 police at (412) 255-2827.


Reporting PIO:
Chris Togneri