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Police and EMS Responded To A Fatal Shooting In Upper Lawrenceville

Date: August 24, 2020
Incident Type: Fatal Shooting
Location: Zone 2

Pittsburgh Police responded to a 9-1-1 call of a male shot in the 5100 block of Kent Way around 1 a.m.

When first responders arrived, they were directed to a male with multiple gunshot wounds. Medics transported the victim to a local hospital in critical condition. The victim was pronounced deceased shortly after. There were no other victims or suspect descriptions.

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

Reporting PIO:
Maurice Matthews