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Crime alert issued after South Oakland burglary

Crime alert issued after South Oakland burglary

By Janine Faust, Editor-in-chief

November 16, 2019

Pitt police assisted City police with a burglary Friday night on the 3600 block of Dawson Street, according to an early morning Saturday crime alert.  The burglary occurred sometime between the hours of 8:30 p.m. Friday and 12:30 a.m. Saturday, according to police. The victims said that while they w...

Police blotter: Nov. 7-13

Police blotter: Nov. 7-13

By News Editors

November 15, 2019

Thursday, Nov. 7, 11:10 a.m. A faculty member reported being the victim of a scam at the Cathedral of Learning.

Assault, strangulation charges against Pitt student dismissed

Assault, strangulation charges against Pitt student dismissed

By Emily Wolfe, News Editor

November 14, 2019

Charges of strangulation and assault brought against Pitt student Grace Hall were dropped at her preliminary hearing Thursday.

Man flees Bruegger’s after attempted robbery

Man flees Bruegger’s after attempted robbery

By Emily Wolfe, News Editor

November 12, 2019

Police are seeking a suspect responsible for an attempted burglary of Bruegger’s Bagels on Forbes Avenue Monday afternoon, according to a crime alert issued to Pitt students the same evening.

Crime alert issued after two South Oakland robberies

Crime alert issued after two South Oakland robberies

By Janine Faust, Editor-in-chief

November 9, 2019

Pitt police assisted City police with both reports. There were no signs of forced entry found or injuries reported in either incident. 

Police blotter: Oct. 30-Nov. 6

Police blotter: Oct. 30-Nov. 6

By News Editors

November 8, 2019

The Pitt News collates and publishes the Pitt police’s media crime log on a weekly basis.

Pitt student charged with assault, strangulation after Towers incident

Pitt student charged with assault, strangulation after Towers incident

By Emily Wolfe, News Editor

November 5, 2019

A Pitt student faces charges of strangulation and assault after allegedly attacking a fellow student in Litchfield Tower B Friday evening.

Police withdraw charges after making arrest in Jimmy John’s robbery

Police withdraw charges after making arrest in Jimmy John’s robbery

By Emily Wolfe, News Editor

October 24, 2019

City police are once again investigating last Friday’s robbery of the Jimmy John’s on Forbes Avenue after withdrawing charges against a man they arrested Wednesday.

Police blotter: Oct. 18-23

Police blotter: Oct. 18-23

By News Editors

October 24, 2019

The Pitt News collates and publishes the Pitt police’s media crime log on a weekly basis.

Jimmy John’s robbed by man who claimed to have gun

Jimmy John’s robbed by man who claimed to have gun

By Emily Wolfe, News Editor

October 18, 2019

Pitt police is searching for a man who robbed the Jimmy John’s on Forbes Avenue Friday evening.

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