PITTSBURGH (KDKA) –Police have two people in connection with the robbery of Pierogies Plus in McKees Rocks earlier this month.
McKees Rocks Police say 18-year-old Robert Burton III and 13-year-old from McKees Rocks were arrested after the popular Pierogi store was robbed at gunpoint Aug. 6.READ MORE: PPG Paints Arena Welcomes Back Pittsburgh Penguins Fans
Police say media coverage of the robbery and call-in tips helped them identify the two suspects.
However, police are still trying to identify a third suspect.
The three suspects allegedly entered the store before 11 p.m. and held a gun to an employee’s head as they emptied the cash register.READ MORE: 2 Flown To Hospital After Multi-Vehicle Crash In Westmoreland County
Police say they got to the scene as the robbery was in progress, but the suspects were able to jump out a window and get away.
Burton is currently in the Allegheny County Jail on $100,000 bond. He is charged with robbery, theft, recklessly endangering another person, conspiracy, corruption of minors and gun charges.
The 13-year-old also faces similar charges, police say.MORE NEWS: As People Struggle To Secure Unemployment Benefits, Prosecutors Say Fraud Is Widespread