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Woman dies in train hopping incident in South Side

In the early morning hours of Sunday, Sept. 3, Pittsburgh police, fire, and EMS were sent to the Norfolk Southern train tracks near S 8th Street and E. Carson Street for a report that two people had been injured by a train. Responders discovered...

 

Men arrested after shooting in Beltzhoover

Just before midnight on Sunday, Sept. 3, a Zone 3 police officer was collecting information for a police report about a hit and run incident when he heard 10-15 gun shots coming from the direction of...

 

Zone 3 community crime alerts for August 28-September 3

The following are the Part I crimes for the week of: August 28-September 3. Duquesne Heights (1911) Mt. Washington (1903, 1914, 1915, 1807) Robbery – 100 blk. Harwood Way – 8/29/17 at 10:34 PM...

 

Police looking for man who robbed S.S. Bank last week

The First Commonwealth Bank on South Side was robbed shortly after 3 p.m. on August 24. According to police, a white man entered the bank and approached a teller. He placed a gun on the counter and...

 

Firefighter injured fighting fire on Mt. Joseph Street

On Saturday afternoon, firefighters were sent to a fire at a home in the 1900 block of Mount Joseph Street in Carrick. The fire appeared to have originated in the basement of the 2½ story structure and went to a third alarm. There were two people...

 

Zone 3 community crime alerts for August 21-27

The following are the Part I crimes for the week of: August 21-27. Duquesne Heights (1911) - NTR (nothing to report). Mt. Washington (1903, 1914, 1915, 1807) Theft from vehicle – 200 blk. Bailey Ave...

 

Police search for South Side bank robber

The Pittsburgh Police Violent Crime Unit is investigating a bank robbery at the Dollar Bank at 1712 E. Carson Street. According to police, a white man entered the bank around 1 p.m. on Monday, Aug....

 

Zone 3 community crime alerts for August 14-20

The following are the Part I crimes for the week of: August 14-20. Duquesne Heights (1911) – Theft – 100 blk. Oneida St. – between 8/8/17 at 8 AM and 8/10/17 at 5 PM – Victim reported his...

 

Fatal stabbing on Mount

In the early morning hours of Sunday, Aug. 13, at approximately 3:19 a.m. a passerby notified a Zone 3 Officer working an approved secondary employment detail that a bleeding male was outside on the...

 

Mt. Oliver man arrested in Penn Hills homicide

On August 6, Kevin Trowery, 54, was shot and killed during a robbery at his residence in Penn Hills. During the course of the investigation, it was determined Dustin K. Taylor, 25, from Mt. Oliver was involved in the robbery/homicide. He was...

 

Zone 3 community crime alerts for August 7-13

The following are the Part I crimes for the week of: August 7-13. Duquesne Heights (1911) Theft – 1700 blk. Grandview Ave. – between 8/1/17 at midnight and 8/7/17 at 8:45 PM – Victim reported th...

 

Zone 3 community crime alerts for July 24-30

The following are the Part I crimes for the week of: July 24-30. Duquesne Heights (1911) – NTR (nothing to report). Mt. Washington (1903, 1914, 1915, 1807) Burglary – 200 blk. LaBelle St. –...

 

Zone 3 community crime alerts for July 31-August 6

The following are the Part I crimes for the week of: July 31-August 6. Duquesne Heights (1911) - NTR (nothing to report). Mt. Washington (1903, 1914, 1915, 1807) Robbery – 300 blk. Kingsboro St....

 

Zone 3 community crime alerts for July 10-16

The following are the Part I crimes for the week of: July 10 - 16. Duquesne Heights (1911) Theft from vehicle – Republic St. & Rutledge St. – between 7/4/17 at 6 PM and 7/5/17 12:30 AM – Vic...

 

Zone 3 community crime alerts for July 17-23

The following are the Part I crimes for the week of: July 17- 23. Duquesne Heights (1911) – nothing to report (NTR). Mt. Washington (1903, 1914, 1915, 1807) Theft of property lost or mislaid –...

 

Zone 3 community crime alerts for July 3-9

The following are the Part I crimes for the week of: July 3-9. Duquesne Heights (1911) Mt. Washington (1903, 1914, 1915, 1807) Theft from vehicle – 100 blk. Kathleen St. – between 7/4/17 at 4 PM and 7/5/17 at 2 PM – Victim noticed the...

 

Arrest made in S.S. robbery

An arrest has been made in connection with a business robbery that occurred on March 30 at the CoGo's at 925 East Carson Street. According to police, Maurice Walter, 45, entered the store, placed a...

 

Police investigate shooting

Zone 3 police were informed that shots were heard at 10:22 a.m. on Saturday, July 15 near Taft Avenue and Industry Street in Beltzhoover. At the scene, police found a motorcycle that had been struck...

 

Man shot in Knoxville

Paramedics and Zone 3 police were sent to the 100 block of Bausman Street in Knoxville for a report that man and woman had been shot on Sunday, July 16. Upon arrival, the police determined only the...

 

Zone 3 Community Crime Alerts June 19-25

The following are the Part I crimes for the week of: June 19-25. Duquesne Heights (1911) Theft – 300 blk. Fingal St. – 6/26/17 at 6:30 PM – Victim reported his Flat Iron Mandolin (with case)...

 

Police search for man who robbed Mount bank

The Pittsburgh Bureau of Police Violent Crime Unit is looking for a man wanted for a robbery at the PNC Bank at 236 Shiloh Street in Mount Washington at 3 p.m. on Thursday, June 29. According to...

 

Suspect wanted for the shooting of Knoxville man

A 25-year-old victim from Knoxville a man was taken to UPMC Mercy at approximately 6:45 p.m. on Tuesday, July 27. The victim had multiple gunshot wounds to a leg. It was determined the shooting...

 

Zone 3 community crime alerts for June 26-July 2

The following are the Part I crimes for the week of: June 26-July 2. Duquesne Heights (1911) Mt. Washington (1903, 1914, 1915, 1807) Theft – 1000 blk. Saw Mill Run Blvd. – between 6/29/17 at 6:30...

 

Zone 3 community crime alerts for June 12-18

The following are the Part I crimes for the week of: June 12-18. Duquesne Heights (1911) Burglary – 200 blk. Edith St. – between 9/1/16 at noon and 6/10/17 at noon – Victim reported after...

 

Man shot in Mt. Washington

Zone 3 Officers were sent to the 100 block of Kenova Street in Mt. Washington for a report that a man had been shot at 11:30 p.m. on June 14. At the scene, a 24-year-old man was discovered inside a...

 

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