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Police Investigate After Two Males Shot in Homewood South

Date: August 6, 2022
Incident Type: Shooting
Location: Zone 5

Pittsburgh Police from Zone 5 responded for a nine round ShotSpotter alert in the 7200 block of Formosa Way just before 4:30 a.m.

Officers located a crime scene but no victims at the location. A short time later two male gunshot victims were taken to the hospital by private means. One victim arrived in critical condition, the other in stable condition.

The Mobile Crime Unit processed the scene and the vehicle used to transport the victims to the hospital.

Violent Crime Unit detectives are investigating.


Reporting PIO:
Cara Cruz