TribLIVE

| News

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

Clerk pistol-whipped in holdup of Knoxville pizza shop

Email Newsletters

Click here to sign up for one of our email newsletters.
Sunday, Dec. 30, 2012, 11:42 p.m.
 

The clerk of a Knoxville pizza shop was taken to a hospital on Sunday night on being pistol-whipped in a robbery, authorities said.

Allegheny County 911 dispatchers said the robbery call came in about 8 p.m. from Aprimo Pizza in the 500 block of Brownsville Road.

The clerk, a 21-year-old woman, suffered a head injury.

A description of the suspect was not immediately available. Pittsburgh police K-9 units were in the area attempting to track the robber.

Subscribe today! Click here for our subscription offers.

 

 


Show commenting policy

Most-Read Allegheny

  1. Pittsburgh airport improvements noted as CEO tries to expand activity
  2. Developers share their vision for Garden Theater block on North Side
  3. Roman Catholic Church in midst of culture clash over gays
  4. National Night Out ‘a start’ for violence-prone Homewood
  5. Volunteer tutors boost adult literacy in Allegheny County
  6. Carnegie Museum of Natural History’s banding program a labor of love for avian expert
  7. Newsmaker: Mark Rubenstein
  8. Downtown Macy’s building to lose OASIS to closer parent organization
  9. 2 killed in single-vehicle crash in Pittsburgh
  10. School credit ratings a problem for several in Western Pennsylvania
  11. Newsmaker: Harry J. Gruener