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Police coax man off Lawrenceville rooftop

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By The The Tribune-Review
Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2013, 8:30 a.m.
 

Pittsburgh police Wednesday morning successfully negotiated a man down from a Lawrenceville rooftop, a dispatch supervisor said.

The situation started around 4:30 a.m. on Butler Street between 54th and 55th streets. Police took the unidentified man, who threatened to jump, into custody around 8:45 a.m., dispatch said.

 

 
 


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