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Police Investigate After Mid-Day Shooting in Knoxville

Date: November 1, 2023
Incident Type: Shooting
Location: Zone 3

At approximately 2:00 p.m., Pittsburgh Police from Zone 3 responded to the 300 block of Brownsville Road for reports of shots fired.

Arriving officers spoke with witnesses who reported that four possible suspects were engaged in gun fire. All of the actors fled on foot before officers arrived.

No injuries were reported in the incident, but two businesses sustained bullet damage.

The Mobile Crime Unit arrived to process evidence at the scene.

Zone 3 plainclothes detectives are reviewing all available video evidence. The investigation is ongoing.

Reporting PIO:
Emily Bourne