TribLIVE

| News


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

Police investigating chemicals stolen from CCAC lab

Daily Photo Galleries

Wednesday, July 2, 2014, 6:00 p.m.
 

Police are trying to determine who stole chemicals from a laboratory at the Community College of Allegheny County on the North Side, officials said Wednesday.

Pittsburgh Public Safety spokeswoman Sonya Toler said an inventory revealed that chemicals were missing, however, she couldn't say what chemicals were taken.

“It has not been determined yet,” she said.

A CCAC spokeswoman reached Wednesday afternoon said she was looking into the matter.

A CCAC employee noticed that the door to a fifth floor lab in the K. Leroy Irvis Science Center was propped open Tuesday morning, Toler said. It appeared someone had improperly used chemicals in the lab. Investigators are working with the school to determine what chemicals were taken, Toler said.

 

 

 
 


Show commenting policy

Most-Read Stories

  1. Steelers sign former star LB Harrison; Tomlin talks ‘different climate’
  2. State Sen. Jim Ferlo: ‘I’m gay. Get over it. I love it’
  3. Port Authority: Drivers ‘reckless’ before buses bumped, wrecking 1
  4. Bill allowing schools to administer epinephrine advances in state senate
  5. Steelers’ Taylor recovering from forearm surgery
  6. Baldwin-Whitehall substitute teacher charged in child porn case
  7. Man takes rifle from Jeannette police car
  8. Steelers defense must replace 3 injured starters after victory
  9. Pollution may be cause of sky’s colored streaks in Westmoreland
  10. With informant missing, drug case should be dropped, Carrick man’s lawyer says
  11. Coder resigns as football coach at Canon-McMillan
Subscribe today! Click here for our subscription offers.