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UPDATE: ARREST MADE IN PIZZA SHOP ALTERCATION

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 

UPDATE: 

PITTSBURGH, PA – Zone 2 police detectives have made an arrest in connection with the altercation between a male employee and female at Milano's Pizza shop in the Uptown neighborhood. This evening, 41-year old Mahmut Yimaz of Pittsburgh, turned himself in to Zone 2 police officers. Yimaz faces one count of simple assault and one aggravated assault charge.  

Again, police detectives would like to thank the community for their assistance during this investigation. 

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PITTSBURGH, PA – Zone 2 police detectives are investigating a violent altercation between a male employee and a woman at Milano's Pizza in the Uptown neighborhood of Pittsburgh. The incident occurred Friday evening, January 12, 2018. The female victim reportedly went to the hospital hours after the incident and that is where police were called to take a report. To clarify social media reports, the victim has not been charged.  Zone 2 police are actively investigating this matter. 

Police detectives appreciate the video and assistance from the community. As the investigation progresses, if anyone has more information on this altercation please call Zone 2 at (412) 255-2827 or stop by Zone 2 at 2000 Centre Avenue or the Zone 2 Substation at 600 Liberty Avenue.  

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Published

01.13.2018

Contacts

Alicia George
Communications
Public Safety
(412) 303-9329
alicia.george@pittsburghpa.gov