By: KDKA-TV News Staff

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – Pittsburgh Police arrested a suspect after an attempted home invasion on the South Side Slopes early on Wednesday morning.

READ MORE: Allegheny County's 911 Call Center Losing Dispatchers Who Feel Overworked

According to Pittsburgh Public Safety, police responded to the attempted home invasion just after 3:30 a.m. on Cobden Street.

The suspect kicked in the front door of the home and then ran away with a firearm.

READ MORE: Last-Second Shot From Virginia's Jayden Gardner Sinks Pitt

Police tased the suspect and arrested the suspect near the city steps.

The firearm was recovered during the pursuit.

MORE NEWS: Know The Score: December 3, 2021

Stay With KDKA.com For More Details