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Pittsburgh SWAT called To Assist In the Hill District.

Date: October 23, 2020
Incident Type: SWAT
Location: Zone 2
Summary:

Pittsburgh Police and SWAT responded to the 2500 block of Chauncey Drive around 2:55 p.m.

Police conducted a traffic stop at the intersection of Bedford Avenue and Chauncey drive. Police observed a male run from the vehicle with a bag and weapon, into an occupied apartment. The suspect barricaded himself inside when officers arrived at the door. SWAT was notified as an abundance of caution. The suspect surrendered without incident upon the arrival of SWAT.


Reporting PIO:
Maurice Matthews

2020-10-23
PIO@pittsburghpa.gov