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Police Investigating After an Overnight Stabbing

Date: October 6, 2023
Incident Type: Stabbing
Location: Zone 2
Summary:

Just before 8:00 p.m. on October 5, Pittsburgh Police from Zone 2 were dispatched to the 700 block of Second Avenue for reports of a stabbing.

Arriving officers located two adult males actively tussling for a nearby knife. After officers separated them, it was identified one of the males had multiple stab wounds to his torso.

Medic 14 transported the male with stab wounds in critical condition. He was later updated to stable condition.

The Mobile Crime Unit processed the scene. Zone 2 detectives will be handling the investigation, with assistance from the Violent Crimes Unit.


Reporting PIO:
Emily Bourne

2023-10-06
PIO@pittsburghpa.gov