Pittsburgh Police from Zone 4 responded to a Shotspotter alert followed by 911 calls for the 300 block of Meyran Avenue around 12:35 a.m.
When responding officers arrived on scene, they found a male victim with a gunshot wound to the head. Medics transported the victim to a local hospital where he was pronounced deceased.
There were no other injuries. One vehicle was struck by rounds during the incident. No description of a suspect is available at this time.
Detectives from Major Crimes and the Crime Scene Unit arrived to process the scene and are investigating.
Beginning May 29, 2020, the City-County Building will be lit in the colors of Pittsburgh's public high schools in recognition of the Class of 2020. Congratulations to all of our students at Taylor Allderdice, Brashear, Carrick, CAPA, Milliones, Sci-Tech, Perry, Obama Academy, & Westinghouse!
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