Public Safety Blotter Articles

UPDATE: Male Shot In Northview Heights

Date: May 18, 2020
Incident Type: Shooting
Location: Zone 1

Pittsburgh Bureau of Police officers responded to a ShotSpotter alert of multiple shots fired on the 400 block of Mt. Pleasant Road around 12:10 a.m.

Zone 1 officers found an adult male with multiple gunshot wounds. Medics transported the male to a local hospital in critical condition.

The Violent Crime Unit is investigating. Mt. Pleasant Road is closed while detectives process the scene for evidence.

UPDATE: (May 19, 2020 – 10:30 a.m.) Pittsburgh Bureau of Police have arrested Ombrah Lane, 32, from the North Side. Lane is charged with 2 counts of Aggravated Assault, Persons not to Possess a Firearm, Firearms Not to be Carried without a License and Tampering with Evidence.

Reporting PIO:
Chris Togneri