Suspect nabbed in trio of Pittsburgh robberies |

Suspect nabbed in trio of Pittsburgh robberies

A Pittsburgh man accused of robbing three businesses in the Mt. Washington and Allentown neighborhoods was arrested Wednesday by members of the U.S. marshals, city police spokeswoman Diane Richard said.

Henry Wallace, 30, who lives in the Allentown-Mt. Washington area, was taken into custody at 1 p.m. at the Edgewood Towne Center, Richard said. He is accused of brandishing a knife in two of the holdups, Richard said.

Wallace is accused of stealing cigarettes from an Allentown beer distributor on Oct. 25; cigarettes in a holdup at a Mt. Washington business on Nov. 8; and the entire cash register in the third holdup Nov. 11 at a Mt. Washington convenience store.

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