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CRIME ALERT - BURGLARY

On July 13, 2018, at approximately 3:32 PM, University of Pittsburgh Police officers responded to 261 Atwood Street for a burglary report. Upon arrival officers spoke with victims who reported sometime between 8:30 AM and 12:30 PM, unknown individual(s) entered the residence and removed electronic and personal belongings.  There were no signs of forced entry.

Suspect(s) Description: Unknown

Any person with any further information about this incident are urged to contact the University of Pittsburgh Police at (412) 624-2121 (reference report 18-02405).

Crime Tips:

  • Report suspicious persons and crime incidents promptly.
  • Pay attention to your surroundings, trust your instincts.
  • Be aware of who you invite into your home.
  • Keep doors and windows secured.

 

 

 

 

Posted: July 13, 2018

 

CRIME ALERT (Off Campus) - Burglary

 

On July 13, 2018, University of Pittsburgh Police and City of Pittsburgh Police officers responded to five burglaries. The first occurred at about 3:27 AM in the 300 block of McKee Place.

The second burglary occurred between about 4:00-6:45 AM in the 300 block of Coltart Street.

The third burglary occurred between 1:30-9:00 AM in the 300 block of Semple Street.

The fourth burglary occurred between 12 PM and 4 AM in the 300 block of Semple Street.

The fifth burglary occurred between 3 AM and 1 PM in the 300 block of Meyran Avenue.

There was no signs of forced entry and the actor entered the residences through an unlocked door or window.

During the burglaries, electronics, personal items and a red Toyota Camry were stolen.

Known Facts:

Suspects: In one of the burglaries the actor was described as approximately 5’7’’, stocky build, and wearing a hooded sweatshirt

Stolen Vehicle Description:  A Red, 2012 Toyota Camry, Pennsylvania license plate HVK 1463, was taken from one of the residences.

Anyone with any further information about these incidents is urged to contact Pittsburgh Police Zone 4 at (412) 422-6520 (reference CCR 18-132881 [McKee Pl], 18-132939 [Coltart Ave], 18-133026 [Semple St], 18-133156 [Semple St]   ,18—0133184 [Meyran Ave] or the University of Pittsburgh Police at (412) 624-2121 (reference report 18-02397 [McKee Place], 18-02399 [Coltart Ave],18-02401 [Semple St], 18-02403 [Semple St] or 18-02404 [Meyran Ave].

Crime Tips:

  • Report suspicious persons and crime incidents promptly.
  • Pay attention to your surroundings, trust your instincts.
  • Be aware of who you invite into your home.
  • Keep doors and windows secured.

 

 

 

Posted: July 13, 2018

 

 

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CRIME ALERT (Off Campus) - Burglary

On July 7, 2018, at approximately 9:41 PM, City of Pittsburgh and University of Pittsburgh Police officers responded to 315 Meyran Avenue for a burglary report. Upon arrival officers spoke with victims who reported sometime between 2:00 PM and 7:00 PM, unknown individual(s) entered the residence and removed electronic and personal belongings.  There were no signs of forced entry.

Suspect(s) Description: Unknown

Any person with any further information about this incident are urged to contact Pittsburgh Police Zone 4 at (412) 422-6520 (reference CCR 18-128899) or the University of Pittsburgh Police at (412) 624-2121 (reference report 18-02358). 

Crime Tips:

  • Report suspicious persons and crime incidents promptly.
  • Pay attention to your surroundings, trust your instincts.
  • Be aware of who you invite into your home.
  • Keep doors and windows secured.

Posted: July 7, 2018