By: KDKA-TV News Staff
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Police say they issued seven citations after receiving 200 to 300 complaints about motorcycles, ATVs and dirt bikes riding in large groups around Pittsburgh on Monday.READ MORE: Pittsburgh Activists Pushing For Creation Of Civilian Police Control Council
Pittsburgh police say several of the vehicles were illegal and “driving dangerously on the streets, running traffic lights and stop signs.”READ MORE: Police Surround Home In Moon Township
“Dozens of riders fled the area around Fifth Avenue and Frankstown when Zone 5 officers initiated a traffic stop for an illegal ATV around 4 p.m.,” police said in a release.MORE NEWS: Woman Charged In Connection With Shooting Death Of 18-Year-Old North Hills Graduate Ahmir Tuli
Police say the driver of the ATV received seven citations.