PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — A suspected drug deal sparked a search Thursday afternoon on the North Side.
Officers in an unmarked car were in the area of Hiawatha Street when they witnessed a suspected drug deal and attempted to stop a vehicle by pulling in front of it.
Two males inside the vehicle jumped out and ran, allowing the vehicle to roll into the police car.
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Police were able to catch one suspect quickly, while another man was able to escape the scene. That suspect was described a tall, thin, white male.
Drugs and ammunition were found inside the vehicle.
Officers searched for the second suspect in the area of Perrott Street and Winshire Street, but he was not found.