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EMS and Police Responded To Shotspotter Alerts in Sheraden

Date: March 6, 2021
Incident Type: Fatal Shooting
Location: Zone 6
Summary:

Pittsburgh Police and EMS responded to Shotspotter alerts and multiple 9-1-1 calls, for a shooting on the 2700 block of Zephyr Avenue around 12:10 a.m.

When first responders arrived, they discovered a male with multiple gunshot wounds in a vehicle.

Medics pronounced him deceased shortly after arriving on scene.

The Mobile Crime Unit and Homicide detectives arrived to process the scene.

There are no suspect descriptions and the investigation is ongoing.  


Reporting PIO:
Maurice Matthews

2021-03-06
PIO@pittsburghpa.gov