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 Firefighters Provide Children With Brand New Winter Coats
Pittsburgh police say several of the vehicles were illegal and “driving dangerously on the streets, running traffic lights and stop signs.”READ MORE: Man And 2 Children Killed In Ohio Apartment Parking Lot Shooting
“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: 4 WVU Students Referred To Office Of Student Conduct For False Online Posts
Police say the driver of the ATV received seven citations.