PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — A Pittsburgh man has been indicted by a federal grand jury on robbery charges.
United States Attorney Scott W. Brady announced Thursday an indictment named George Wilson III as the individual who committed a series of armed robberies of business in the Pittsburgh area from November 2014 to December 2014.READ MORE: AAA Reminding Drivers To Safely Secure Holiday Trees This Season
The indictment says the 37-year-old committed armed robberies at The Exchange, including one where he discharged a firearm.READ MORE: Pittsburgh Weather: Warm And Windy Thursday
He also participated in armed robberies of two Sunocos and one Exxon.
The release said Wilson faces a minimum sentence of 35 years.MORE NEWS: Federal Galley Restaurant Workers Getting Money Back After Being Illegally Shorted On Tips
Wilson was prohibited to possess a firearm because of a prior conviction.