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Police Investigate After Gunshot Victim Arrives at Local Hospital

Date: October 23, 2023
Incident Type: Shooting
Location: Zone 1
Summary:

Just after 6:30 p.m., Pittsburgh Police from Zone 1 were dispatched to the 2500 block of Maple Ave. for a seven-round ShotSpotter notification.

A short time later, officers were notified that a female victim had arrived at the hospital with multiple gunshot wounds to her leg. She was listed in stable condition.

Police located a possible crime scene near a walkway leading from Perrysville Avenue up towards Maple Avenue.

Mobile Crime Scene and Violent Crime Unit detectives are investigating. 


Reporting PIO:
Cara Cruz

2023-10-23
PIO@pittsburghpa.gov