TribLIVE

| News


 
Larger text Larger text Smaller text Smaller text | Order Photo Reprints

Two men arrested in robbery at Lawrenceville precious metals and jewelry store

About The Tribune-Review
The Tribune-Review can be reached via e-mail or at 412-321-6460.
Contact Us | Video | Photo Reprints

Daily Photo Galleries


By The Tribune-Review

Published: Friday, Oct. 4, 2013, 9:54 p.m.

Pittsburgh police arrested two men and recovered jewelry and money stolen during an armed robbery Friday at a shop in Lawrenceville that buys precious metals and jewelry, according to authorities.

Responding officers, including K9 units, searched the neighborhood surrounding the Penn Gold & Silver Exchange at the corner of Penn Avenue and Main Street following the 5:20 p.m. robbery and apprehended the two suspects. Police recovered a revolver and a BB gun.

The men, whose names were not released, were taken to a hospital for treatment of dog bites, according to a 911 supervisor.

 

 
 


Show commenting policy

Most-Read Stories

  1. Orpik: Penguins must keep their cool
  2. Penguins’ Bylsma wants Cup version of Letang
  3. Pirates trade for Mets first baseman Davis
  4. York teen suspended for asking Miss America to prom
  5. ‘We Are FR’ fund going strong
  6. Latrobe woman texts searchers in Linn Run State Park to tell them she’s OK
  7. RiverQuest short of money, looks for a partner
  8. Police say Latrobe woman bought gun for boyfriend, who shot neighbor
  9. Cyrus’ rescheduled U.S. tour now includes Pittsburgh stop in August
  10. Rossi: Pens sticking to power-play plan
  11. Retired postal worker picks $1M winner
Subscribe today! Click here for our subscription offers.