Public Safety Blotter Articles

Police Respond to Male Shot in the Hill District

Date: August 12, 2019
Incident Type: Shooting
Location: Zone 2

Pittsburgh Bureau of Police officers from Zone Two responded to a ShotSpotter alert, followed by 911 calls, of shots fired in the 600 block of Elmore Street just after 11:15 p.m.

When they arrived on scene they found a male victim who had been grazed in the knee by a bullet.

The male told police he was walking down the street when he was struck, so he ran to a residence on nearby Trent Street, where police found him.

He was transported to a local hospital in stable condition.

There are no suspects at this time.

The investigation continues.

Reporting PIO:
Cara Cruz