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Police Investigate Shooting In South Side Slopes

Date: April 27, 2020
Incident Type: Shooting
Location: Zone 3

Pittsburgh Police responded to a Shotspotter alert for the 1400 block of Eleanor Street around 1 p.m.

Zone 3 officers came upon a male near the intersection of Eleanor and Eccles streets with a gunshot wound to the stomach. The victim was conscious and alert. Responding officers rendered aid to him until medics arrived. Medics continued to work on the male and transported the victim to a local hospital in critical condition. One structure was reported to have been hit by a round. There were no other reported injuries or suspect descriptions.

Police are investigating.

Reporting PIO:
Maurice Matthews