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Police and EMS Respond To A Male Shot In Arlington

Date: July 30, 2020
Incident Type: Shooting
Location: Zone 3

Pittsburgh Police responded to a Shotspotter alert for the 2200 block of Fort Hill Street around 1 p.m.

Responding Zone 3 officer initially found no evidence on Fort Hill Street. While on scene they were alerted to a male gunshot wound victim on the 2100 block of Brent Street. Officers came upon a male with multiple gunshot wounds in a vehicle.

 The female driver stated they were shot at on Fort Hill Street. The male victim was given aid by officers until medics arrived. EMS transported him to a local hospital in critical condition.

The female and a child passenger were not injured. There were no suspect descriptions. Upon further investigation officers were able to recover evidence on Fort Hill Street.

Police are investigating.  

Reporting PIO:
Maurice Matthews