Hostage Suspect's Attorney: "It Was A Cry For Help"The man who allegedly held a local businessman at knife point was in court on Wednesday.
Security Measures Questioned Following Downtown Hostage SituationPeople returned to work at Three Gateway Center Monday morning for the first time since Friday's hostage situation.
Gateway Center Hostage Suspect Arraigned OvernightFor people coming to work downtown, it began like any other weekday morning. It was Friday and Pittsburghers were anticipating the weekend. But things changed abruptly when numerous law enforcement officials surrounded building three of the Gateway Center plaza in the heart of downtown.
Gateway Three Hostage Victim Active In Community, Friends SayCharlie Breitsman lives in Ligonier and is very well-known in Westmoreland County. KDKA-TV talked to two Ligonier businessmen who have been friends with Breitsman and his family for decades.