Public Safety Blotter Articles

Two People Shot, One Fatally, in North Side

Date: December 18, 2019
Incident Type: Shooting
Location: Zone 1

Pittsburgh Bureau of Police officers responded to a report of a shooting near the intersection of Kennedy and Norwood avenues around 3 p.m.

Officers found two gunshot victims near a vehicle. A male was found inside the vehicle with a gunshot wound to the head. He was pronounced dead at the scene. A female, who was shot in the arm, was transported to a local hospital in stable condition.

Zone 1 officers searched the area for suspects but were unable to locate the shooter or shooters.

VCU detectives and the Mobile Crime Unit arrived to process the scene.

The investigation is ongoing.

Anyone with information on this incident is asked to call VCU at (412) 323-7161.

Reporting PIO:
Chris Togneri