Penn Hills woman arrested after fighting with police at Children’s Hospital | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Post-Gazette.com – A Penn Hills woman was arrested Thursday night for causing a disturbance and fighting with police at Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC. Danielle Alexandria Smith, 35, was charged with aggravated assault, terroristic threats, disorderly conduct and obstruction after an altercation with members of the hospital’s police force. In a criminal complaint, UPMC police said they were called to the emergency room of the hospital about 8:40 p.m. Thursday after Ms. Smith took her 3-year-old daughter from the department against the advice of physicians who wanted the toddler to be hospitalized. When police intercepted her in the main lobby, Ms. Smith was “agitated and visibly upset,” police said, and began shouting obscenities at police who were attempting to keep her from taking the girl from….

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