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Shots Fired on Boulevard of the Allies

Date: April 16, 2020
Incident Type: Shooting
Location: Zone 2

Pittsburgh Bureau of Police officers responded to a ShotSpotter alert and 911 calls for shots fired on the 1800 block of the Boulevard of the Allies around 12:45 p.m.

Per the initial investigation: Two vehicles were heading inbound on the Boulevard of the Allies when multiple shots were fired from at least one of the vehicles.

Zone 2 officers found a disabled SUV that had been struck by bullets at the intersection of Forbes Avenue and Gist Street. A driver and passenger in the vehicle were not injured.

The second vehicle continued towards Downtown and has not been located.

There are no known injuries. Police are investigating.

Reporting PIO:
Chris Togneri