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Juvenile Male Shot inside Brighton Heights Residence, Police Investigating

Date: September 28, 2023
Incident Type: Aggravated assault
Location: Zone 1

Just before 3:15 a.m., Pittsburgh Police from Zone 1 were dispatched to the 3400 block of Fleming Avenue for reports of an aggravated assault. 

Responding officers attended to a 17-year-old male with a gunshot wound to the stomach. Pittsburgh EMS transported him to the hospital in critical, but stable condition where he was taken into surgery.

A male suspect who did not live in the home reportedly fled on foot before police arrived.

The Mobile Crime Unit processed evidence at the scene. Plainclothes detectives will be investigating.

Reporting PIO:
Cara Cruz