Public Safety Blotter Articles

Police Investigate Shotspotter Alert in Allentown

Date: January 9, 2021
Incident Type: Shooting
Location: Zone 3

Pittsburgh Police from Zone 3 responded to a Shotspotter notification, followed by 9-1-1 calls, for shots fired in the 200 block of Estella street just before 3 a.m. where they located a crime scene, but no victim.

A male victim arrived at the hospital by private means a short time later with a gunshot wound to the lower leg. He arrived in stable condition.

The investigation is ongoing.

Reporting PIO:
Cara Cruz