PITTSBURGH (KDKA)– University of Pittsburgh Police Officers and the City of Pittsburgh Police Department joined forces to handle an attempted robbery.
Authorities said a male victim was approached on October 16 around 9:43 p.m. in the 3400 block of Saint James Place.READ MORE: T.J. Watt Suffers Groin Injury, Questionable To Return To Sunday's Steelers Game
The victim told authorities that two men ordered him to give up his belongings. One of the suspects showed a firearm.
Both suspects fled the scene on foot after the victim yelled for help. They headed towards Semple Street.READ MORE: Pittsburgh Police Investigating Shooting In Homewood
The first suspect was described as a heavy-set African-American male, about 6’0. He has a goatee and was wearing a gray hoodie.
The second suspect was described as an African-American male, about 5’6″, with a thin mustache and bushy hair. He was wearing a green hoodie and was the one who displayed the firearm.
No injuries were reported. None of the victim’s belongings were taken.MORE NEWS: 'Unity In The Community' Event Held In Greensburg
Anyone who has information regarding this incident should call Pittsburgh Police Zone 4 at 412-422-6520 or University of Pittsburgh Police at 412-624-2121.