Public Safety Blotter Articles

Police Responded to Shots Fired in Homewood

Date: May 27, 2022
Incident Type: Shots Fired
Location: Zone 5

Police responded to multiple Shotspotter alerts for the 7100 block of Hamilton Avenue around 2:40 a.m.

Responding Zone 5 officers met with a witness who observed the suspect firing shots. Officers located the shooter on Hamilton Avenue.

The suspect fired at police, and the officer returned fire. Both the officer and suspect were not injured.

The suspect was taken into custody near Hamilton and N. Lang avenues.

Medics evaluated the suspect at the scene.

Allegheny County Police are investigation.

Reporting PIO:
Maurice Matthews