Public Safety Blotter Articles

Gunshot Victim in Critical Condition

Date: August 9, 2019
Incident Type: Shooting
Location: Zone 5

Pittsburgh Bureau of Police officers responded to a ShotSpotter alert of gunfire in the 7900 block of Frankstown Avenue around 1:30 a.m.

Zone 5 officers found a male victim with a gunshot wound to the chest. Medics transported the male to a local hospital in critical condition.

Police are investigating.


Reporting PIO:
Chris Togneri