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CRIME ALERT (Off Campus) - Burglary

University of Pittsburgh Police responded to a burglary that occurred at 6:14 pm, December 29, 2018, in the 300 Block of Meyran Ave. The victim stated an unknown person entered her apartment and stole money from the living room. The unknown actor left after seeing the victim in the residence.

Description of the suspects is as follows:

Unknown race. Unknown if male or female.  Wearing a gray hoodie and gray sweat pants.

Anyone having information regarding this incident should call the University of Pittsburgh Police Department at 412-624-2121. Reference report # (18-04625) or City of Pittsburgh Police 412-422-6520 CCR # 180255096.

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.
Do not approach suspicious persons or vehicles.


Posted: December 29, 2018