By: KDKA-TV News Staff
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Pittsburgh Police are searching for two men accused of shooting paintballs at the Black Lives Matter mural in downtown Pittsburgh.READ MORE: St. Patrick's Day Parade In Pittsburgh Sees Smaller Crowd For Celebrations In September
Police have released surveillance images of the two men.
ALERT: Pittsburgh Police seek the public’s help identifying two men who apparently shot paintballs at the Black Lives Matter mural Downtown.
— Pittsburgh Police (@PghPolice) September 22, 2020
They were seen on surveillance cameras walking past the mural on the river walk near Point State Park, allegedly shooting multiple paintballs at the wall where the mural was painted earlier this year after George Floyd’s death in Minneapolis.READ MORE: Male Suspect In Custody After 3 People Shot At Baby Shower At Kinloch Volunteer Fire Department
One of the men can be seen in the images wearing a Confederate flag sweatshirt and Trump campaign hat.
The mural features the images of Floyd, Antwon Rose, Ahmaud Arbery and Breonna Taylor.
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Some of the paintball markings can be seen in these photos:
Anyone with information on the identities of the two men are asked to contact Pittsburgh Police at 412-323-7800.MORE NEWS: Allegheny Co. Police Investigating After Woman Found With Gunshot Wound In City Of Duquesne
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