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UPDATE: Police and EMS Responded to Homewood North Stabbing

Date: May 19, 2022
Incident Type: Stabbing
Location: Zone 5

UPDATE 5/19/22/ 6:10 p.m. : VCU detectives arrested Urvin Wright, 42, of Homewood. Wright is charged with 2-counts of Aggravated Assault and 2-counts of Recklessly Endangering Another Person. He is currently in the Allegheny County Jail.


Orginial Post-- Pittsburgh Police responded to the 7700 block of Frankstown Avenue around 3:30 a.m. for multiple stabbing victims.

When Zone 5 officers arrived, they were directed to an adult female with multiple stab wounds inside an apartment.

Medics transported her in critical condition. A second female and male were transported to area hospitals in stable condition.

VCU and Mobile Crime Unit arrived to process the scene.

The investigation is ongoing.

Reporting PIO:
Maurice Matthews