Shortly after midnight this morning, Wed. 8 Jan. 2020,  PGPD Officers responded to the 4900 block of Lackawanna St. for a report of a citizen armed robbery. Police believe this was a targeted incident and that there is no related threat to the community. Police are continuing their investigation.

County patrol and City contracted PGPD Officers are alerted to this incident and are focusing patrols for any related activity. Residents should report all observed suspicious activity immediately to 9-1-1.

Residents are invited to attend the monthly police-community meeting at MOM’s at 7 p.m. on the first Thursday of the month to learn about crime prevention and to discuss public safety concerns with Police Officers.

[PSA about this morning’s incident from PGPD:]