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Police Respond to North Side Shooting

Date: May 8, 2019
Incident Type: Shooting
Location: Zone 1

Pittsburgh Bureau of Police officers responded to a ShotSpotter notification and 911 calls reporting a person shot around 11:45 p.m. on the 1200 block of Woods Run Avenue.

Responding officers from Zone 1 found a male in a vehicle in a parking lot with multiple gunshot wounds. The victim was transported to a local hospital in critical condition. A female passenger was uninjured.

Police are investigating.

Reporting PIO: Cara Cruz

Reporting PIO:
Chris Togneri


UPDATE: The shooting victim has died. Police continue to investigate.

This is the 10th homicide of the year.