Public Safety Blotter Articles

Police Responded to Shooting on Smithfield Street

Date: November 15, 2022
Incident Type: Shooting
Location: Zone 2

Pittsburgh Police responded to the intersection of Smithfield Street and Fourth Avenue for a shot fired called around 12:10 p.m.

When Zone 2 officers arrived, they located an adult woman with a gunshot wound to her lower leg.

She was transported to a local hospital in stable condition.

The shooting occurred during a dispute between two individuals on Smithfield Street. The shooting victim was not involved in the dispute, and was walking past.

The intended victim remained on the scene to speak with police. There are no arrests at this time, but police believe there is no immediate or ongoing threat to the public.

The investigation continues.  

Reporting PIO:
Maurice Matthews