HOMESTEAD, Pa. (KDKA) — Officials investigated a possible gas odor at two local stores.

Officials were on the scene Friday on 8th Avenue in Homestead.

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Customers say there was a strong gas odor in the Metro PCS and Cricket Wireless stores.

Fire crews said they believe someone poured a solvent down the sewer, which is what likely caused the smell.