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Police Responded To a Fatal Shooting In Northview Heights

Date: August 23, 2020
Incident Type: Fatal Shooting
Location: Zone 1
Summary:

Pittsburgh Police responded to a Shotspotter alert for the 100 block of Penfort Street around 9:40 p.m.

When Zone 1 officers arrived, they discovered a male with a gunshot wound to the head. Responding medics pronounced the victim deceased.

There were no other injuries or suspect descriptions.  

The Mobile Crime Unit arrived to process the scene, and the investigation is ongoing.  


Reporting PIO:
Maurice Matthews

2020-08-23
PIO@pittsburghpa.gov