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Gunshot apparently scares off intruders in North Versailles, police say

Paul Peirce
| Monday, Dec. 18, 2017, 3:30 p.m.
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Allegheny County Police are seeking information on an attempted home invasion late Saturday in North Versailles where a homeowner apparently scared of would-be intruders by firing at them.

The county police department's general investigation unit said the attempted home invasion occurred at 10:30 p.m. in the 300 block of Foster Road. North Versailles Police responded.

Multiple people attempted to force the door of the residence open, but the homeowner shot at them before they entered, police said. The homeowners were not harmed. The suspects fled the scene and were not identified, police said.

Anyone with information regarding the incident is asked to contact the ACPD via its tip line at 1-833-ALL-TIPS (255-8477).

Paul Peirce is a Tribune-Review staff writer. Reach him at 724-850-2860, or via Twitter @ppeirce_trib.

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