Public Safety Blotter Articles

Police Investigate Shots Fired in Homewood West

Date: November 29, 2023
Incident Type: Shots fired
Location: Zone 5
Summary:

At 3:05 p.m., Zone 5 officers responded to two ShotSpotter alerts for a total of 9 rounds fired at 6715 Frankstown Avenue.

No victims were located upon their arrival, but multiple shell casings were found on scene. Witnesses describe two males, possibly juveniles, who were shooting at each other and fled the area on foot. 

A gas pump and at least one vehicle sustained damage from bullets.

The Mobile Crime Unit processed evidence and the Violent Crime Unit is investigating.

 

 


Reporting PIO:
Cara Cruz

2023-11-29
PIO@pittsburghpa.gov