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Zone 3 police seek help in Mt. Washington shooting

 


Pittsburgh police are investigating a shooting in Mt. Washington at almost 4:30 a.m. on Sunday, July 24.

Units from Zone 3 were sent to the 400 block of Norton Street for a report of three people shot. According to the police, a group of people were at a parklet on the corner of Norton and Sandwich Street arguing. A man approached the people and fired several shots.

A 24-year-old man was shot in the hip and is in stable condition at UPMC Mercy Hospital. A 43-year-old man was shot in the stomach. He was treated and released from Mercy.

A 27-year-old woman was grazed by a bullet and taken to Allegheny General Hospital where she was listed in stable condition. 

The investigation is ongoing. According to the police, a description of the male suspect wasn’t available. Anyone with information is encouraged to contact the Pittsburgh Police Violent Crime Unit at 412-323-7161.

 

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