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Police Investigate Male Shot in Leg

Date: July 4, 2019
Incident Type: Shooting
Location: Zone 5

Pittsburgh Bureau of Police officers from Zone 5 responded to reports of person shot in the 7200 block of Lemington Avenue just before 11:00 p.m.

When officers arrived on scene they found a male with a gunshot wound to the leg. The victim was conscious and alert and told police he was just getting out of a car when someone shot him. 

He was transported in stable condition to a local hospital by EMS.

Police are investigating. 

Reporting PIO:
Cara Cruz