PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Five protestors with Occupy Pittsburgh and anti-drilling activists have been arrested.

Tuesday marked the first day of a three-day Marcellus and Utica Shale conference at the David L. Lawrence Convention Center.

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Pittsburgh Police Commander Tim O’Connor said the protestors were cited for disorderly conduct and failure to disperse.

They were taken to the Allegheny County Jail for arraignment.

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About 150 people were part of the demonstration.

Protest organizers would not say if they plan to continue demonstrations for duration of conference.

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