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Police Respond to a Fatal Shooting in Homewood

Date: March 2, 2022
Incident Type: Fatal Shooting
Location: Zone 5

Pittsburgh Police responded to the 800 block of Inwood Street around 6:40 p.m. for a 27 round Shotspotter alert and 9-1-1 calls.

When Zone 5 officers arrived, the located a male victim in the street with multiple gunshot wounds.

Medics on scene pronounced the victim deceased.

There were no suspect descriptions or direction of flight.

Crime Scene Unit and VCU detectives arrived and processed the scene. The investigation is ongoing.

Reporting PIO:
Maurice Matthews