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Police Investigate Stabbing

Date: May 12, 2019
Incident Type: Stabbing
Location: Zone 1

Pittsburgh Bureau of Police officers are investigating a reported a stabbing on the North Side.

The victim walked in at UPMC East, in Monroeville, with a non-life-threatening stab wound to the torso but was subsequently transferred to a Pittsburgh hospital. Zone 1 officers were alerted to the male victim around 3:40 a.m.

Police interviewed the victim at the Pittsburgh hospital. The victim stated that he and another male got into an argument at a club in the 1600 block of Pennsylvania Avenue where the stabbing occurred.

Police also learned a shot was fired during the incident, hitting a parked car. No one was injured in the shooting.

Police are investigating.


Reporting PIO:
Chris Togneri