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Police Investigate Shotspotter Alert, Victim Located in Manchester

Date: June 29, 2021
Incident Type: Shooting
Location: Zone 1

Just after 1 a.m., Pittsburgh Police from Zone 1 responded for a Shotspotter notification for multiple rounds fired in the 1200 block of Pennsylvania Avenue.

Once in the area they received a 9-1-1 call for a possible victim struck. A male with a graze wound to the right arm was located in the area of Decatur Street and Fulton Street. 

He told officers he was struck by shots fired from a moving vehicle. No vehicle description is available. Medics transported the victim in stable condition. There were no other victims immediately located.

The Mobile Crime Unit processed the scene.

The investigation is ongoing.


Reporting PIO:
Cara Cruz