LARIMER, Pa. —
Pittsburgh police officers responded to a report of a man involved in a domestic dispute at a residence on the 600 block of Lenora Street around 9 p.m.When officers tried to make contact with the man, he refused to exit the home.
The man was arrested on an outstanding warrant for an unrelated domestic incident.
A “high intensity” bird migration event is expected to cross the Pittsburgh area Monday, with the possibility of more than 50,000 birds per square mile flying south.SNETTISHAM, ENGLAND – NOVEMBER 24: A flock of waders, (predominantly knot) swirl above the Wash Estuary as the tide recedes revealing mudflat below on November 24, 2018 in Snettisham, United Kingdom. (Photo by Dan Kitwood/Getty Images) (Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)
According to BirdCast, a collaboration between the EPA, the National Audubon Society, Cornell Lab of Ornithology, and other institutions, the birds will be in the sky above Pittsburgh around 7 p.m. Over Philadelphia, there could be more than 41,000 birds and over Harrisburg, there could be more than 50,000.
“We’ve been on a 16-week journey,” organizer Giuseppe Bagheera, 18, of Pittsburgh’s North Side, told the crowd encircling her outside the Target department store at Penn and Centre avenues. “If this is something which you really are passionate about, which you should be, I need you to not just go to another protest, I need you to be a voice.”
The decision to end the weekly event was made about three days ago, Bagheera said, with organizers needing a break and encouraging other local groups and individuals to move forward with other events and activities that support the movement.
By Bret Gibson
The incident occurred shortly before 4 p.m. on the northbound Norfolk Southern Railroad tracks near the 3-mile marker of Route 28, according to emergency dispatchers.
The site is near the entrance to the Millvale Riverfront Park.
The victim is Francis Whalen Connelly, 31, according to the Allegheny County Medical Examiner.
Connelly was pronounced dead at the scene.
Bret Gibson is a Tribune-Review digital content producer. You can contact Bret at 724-850-1268, email@example.com or via Twitter .
Zykier Young was killed on Aug. 24.
Pittsburgh police are investigating after a 19-year-old man was shot in the city’s Brighton Heights neighborhood.
The victim was found on the porch of a home along Massachusetts Avenue.Pittsburgh Public Safety officials said the man was shot in the knee and was taken to the hospital.
No arrests have been announced.
The mural, titled “Colorful Growth/Soft Waves,” should be finished by Friday and will remain there until Nov. 2.
Jayla Patton’s piece is one of several temporary public art works commissioned by the Pittsburgh Downtown Partnership as part of its REFORGE Downtown initiative.
A 19-year-old man died after being found with multiple gunshot wounds in Pittsburgh’s Upper Lawrenceville neighborhood.
The victim was found by first responders who got a call about a shooting on the 5100 block of Kent Way around 1 a.m. Monday.Advertisement
The victim was taken to the hospital where he died.
The victim’s identity has not been released.
No arrests have been announced.