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Police, EMS Respond for Male Shot Inside Home

Date: January 29, 2021
Incident Type: Shooting
Location: Zone 5

Pittsburgh Police from Zone 5 responded to a 9-1-1 call from a male who said he had been shot in the 8200 block of Bricelyn Street around 4:20 a.m.

When officers arrived on scene they found the victim and several people inside a residence. The victim had suffered a gunshot wound to the knee. Medics transported him to the hospital in stable condition.

Several firearms were recovered from inside the residence.

One male was arrested at the scene and transported to Allegheny County Jail.


Reporting PIO:
Cara Cruz