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Pittsburgh Police Investigate After Male Arrives at Local Hospital with a Gunshot Wound

Date: April 16, 2023
Incident Type: Aggravated assault
Location: Zone 2

Officers from Zone 2 and Zone 4 were dispatched following a five-round ShotSpotter alert in the 1700 block of Fifth Avenue just before 9:30 a.m.

A short time later, a male arrived at a hospital emergency room in stable condition with a gunshot wound to the left leg.

Violent Crime Unit detectives are investigating.

Reporting PIO:
Cara Cruz