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Pittsburgh police name 2 of 3 suspects in Knoxville home invasion

Madasyn Czebiniak
| Thursday, Dec. 7, 2017, 9:51 p.m.
Frederick Shields
Frederick Shields
Raymont Dillard
Raymont Dillard

Pittsburgh police are searching for three men who reportedly broke into a Knoxville apartment Wednesday, assaulted three people, then fled with several things, including an undisclosed amount of cash.

Police have identified two of the suspects as Frederick Shields, 33, and Raymont Dillard, 28.

Both men are known to frequent the Knoxville neighborhood. They are considered armed and dangerous, police said.

The incident took place just after 6 p.m. Wednesday, police said.

Police said the men were armed when they broke into the apartment on East Amanda Avenue. The men reportedly tied up and assaulted three people inside the apartment, then ransacked it and fled with the items.

The victims declined medical treatment, police said.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Pittsburgh Police Violent Crime Unit at 412-323-7800.

Madasyn Czebiniak is a Tribune-Review staff writer. Reach her at 724-226-4702, mczebiniak@tribweb.com, or on Twitter @maddyczebstrib.

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