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CRIME ALERT (Off Campus) - Burglary

University of Pittsburgh Police Officers assisted the City of Pittsburgh Police Department with a burglary that occurred between 3pm and 9:45pm on December 15th, 2017, in the 300 Block of Meyran Ave.  The victim stated that while she was not home someone made entry into the building through an open door.  When the victim checked her apartment she found multiple items missing. The victim stated she did not see anyone in the house or in the area.

Description of the suspects is as follows:

Suspect(s): Unknown

Anyone have information regarding this incident should call the Pittsburgh Police Department (Zone 4) at 412-422-6520 (reference CCR# 17-241407) or the University of Pittsburgh Police at 412-624-2121.  (Reference report #17-04758)

 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.
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