By: KDKA-TV News Staff
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Four people and a business are charged with animal cruelty for allegedly killing pigeons.READ MORE: Pine-Richland Head Football Coach Eric Kasperowicz And Entire Coaching Staff Will Not Return In Fall
Police say about 10 dead or dying pigeons were found last fall on the streets around the Frick Building in downtown Pittsburgh.READ MORE: Johnson & Johnson Vaccine To Remain In Limbo While Officials Seek More Evidence
Police say the building’s managers, Colleen Derbish and Franciso Escalante, hired Bird Control Services to chemically control the bird population on the property.MORE NEWS: Multiple Ballot Questions Face Voters In This Year's Primary
The owner of the company, Allen Zimmerman, and an employee, Randall Hoffmaster, are also charged.