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Police Respond To Shotspotter Alert in Homewood North

Date: May 2, 2020
Incident Type: Shots Fired
Location: Zone 5

Pittsburgh Police responded to a Shotspotter alert for the 8300 block of Perchment Street around 6:00 p.m.

Responding officers from Zone 5 came upon a female with a gunshot wound to the leg.

Officers rendered aid to the victim until EMS arrived. Medics transported the victim to a local hospital in stable condition.

There were no other reported injuries or suspect descriptions.


Police are investigating.

Reporting PIO:
Maurice Matthews