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SWAT Responds to Assist in Marshall-Shadeland

Date: September 24, 2020
Incident Type: SWAT
Location: Zone 1

Pittsburgh Police spotted three males running from them at Atmore Street and Marshall Avenue around 2:30 p.m.

Police noticed the bulges on their hips as they fled. Zone 1 officers were able to detain two of the males, with one being a juvenile carrying a firearm. Officers spotted the third male run into a home on Atmore Street.

SWAT was called out of an abundance of caution. Police conducted a search of the home, and the suspect was not located.

Marshall Avenue was reopened just over an hour later.

The investigation is ongoing.

Reporting PIO:
Maurice Matthews