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Police Responded To a Shotspotter Alert In The South Side

Date: July 31, 2021
Incident Type: Shooting
Location: Zone 3

Pittsburgh Police responded to the 2000 block of Wharton Street for a Shotspotter alert around 2:40 a.m.

When officers arrived, they located a male with multiple gunshot shot wounds in a parking lot. Medics transported the victim to a local hospital in critical condition.

There are no suspect descriptions.

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

The investigation is ongoing

Reporting PIO:
Maurice Matthews