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Police Investigate Fatal Shooting on Monticello Street

Date: March 30, 2020
Incident Type: Fatal Shooting
Location: Zone 5

Pittsburgh Police officers from Zone 5 responded to a 911 call for a person shot on the 7000 block of Monticello Street just before 2:20 a.m.

When responding officers arrived on scene, they found a female victim, an adult, inside a residence with a gunshot wound. 

She was pronounced deceased by medics shortly after their arrival.

Detectives from Major Crimes and the Crime Scene Unit arrived to process the scene.

Police are searching for a male suspect. No description is available at this time.

The investigation is ongoing.


Reporting PIO:
Cara Cruz