PITTSBURGH, Pa. – Authorities have charged a man with burglary and other counts for allegedly stealing more than $18,000 worth of leather jackets from Three Rivers Harley-Davidson in Shaler, among other business thefts.
After the dealership burglary, police say, the man sent text messages that said, "Yo I got brand new Harley Davidson leather coats 50% off various styles and sizes."
In a criminal complaint, Allegheny County police tied the man -- and in some cases an unidentified co-conspirator -- to burglaries at a minimum of nine locations throughout Pittsburgh, Shaler and other parts of the county. The man is believed to have stolen le iPads, laptops, TVs, a gift card and liquor from various businesses. In one instance, police say he texted with someone about a payment plan.
Posted by Holly Wagner