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UPDATE: Pittsburgh EMS and Police Respond To Fatal Shooting in East Liberty

Date: May 7, 2020
Incident Type: Fatal Shooting
Location: Zone 5

Pittsburgh Bureau of Police officers responded to a 9-1-1 call of a male shot near Larimer Avenue and Broad Street around 10:30 a.m.

Zone 5 officers found an unresponsive male with a gunshot wound to the chest. Medics pronounced him dead at the scene.

Another person injured his hand when he fell after hearing the gun fire. He refused medical treatment.

Police are investigating.

 UPDATE: (May 8, 2020 – 11:30 p.m.)  The Pittsburgh Bureau of Police have arrested Jamar Haden, 17, from Larimer. Haden is charged with Criminal Homicide, Robbery Criminal Attempt and 2 counts of Criminal Conspiracy.

Reporting PIO:
Maurice Matthews