Public Safety Blotter Articles

Police Respond to Shot Fired at Residence

Date: November 30, 2019
Incident Type: Shots Fired
Location: Zone 5

Pittsburgh Police from Zone 5 responded first to a Shotspotter alert of shots fired in the areas of the 7000 block of Frankstown Avenue and the 6900 block of Bennett Street just before 1:30 a.m.

This was followed by a 911 call from a resident on the 7000 block of Bennett Street whose house had been struck by gunfire. When police arrived on scene they observed a bullet hole in the front picture window. The bullet had lodged in the living room fireplace. 

No one in the home was injured.

The Crime Scene Unit arrived to process the scene.

Police are investigating. 

Reporting PIO:
Cara Cruz