Woman escapes Pittsburgh correctional facility after pulling fire alarm

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PITTSBURGH —

Police said they are searching for a woman who escaped from an Allegheny County correctional facility after pulling a fire alarm.

Investigators said Dana Fritz pulled the first-floor fire alarm at the Renewal Community Corrections Center and left through the front door on Wednesday.

Police said Fritz is serving time for burglary.

Anyone with information on Fritz's whereabouts should contact state police at 412-787-2000.