By: KDKA-TV News Staff
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Pittsburgh Police launched an evacuation of a church this morning after a man threatened to harm congregants and himself.READ MORE: Report: Attorneys For Christian Bey Want Certain Evidence Suppressed In Criminal Trial
Police say a man called 911 around 11:15 a.m. Sunday and told dispatchers about threats targeted at St. John’s Catholic Church on Saline Street in Greenfield.
The man also allegedly told police he had multiple firearms.READ MORE: Butler Transit Authority Stops Local Service Due To Driver Shortage
Pittsburgh Police responded to the church and safely got all of the congregants out and cleared the area for any threats.
The scene was secure by noon on Sunday.
Police are continuing to investigate, and there is no word on any arrests yet in relation to the incident.MORE NEWS: Federal Judge Dismisses Some Of The Sexual Abuse Lawsuits Against Ohio State And Dr. Richard Strauss
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