Public Safety Blotter Articles

One Dead, Two Injured in Shooting

Date: September 23, 2020
Incident Type: Shooting
Location: Zone 5

Pittsburgh Bureau of Police responded to a ShotSpotter alert of multiple shots fired on the 7100 block of Frankstown Avenue around 9:20 p.m.

Zone 5 officers found a male adult dead at the scene of the shooting.

A second victim, an adult male, was located on Mohler Street with a gunshot wound to the lower body. A third victim, also a male with a gunshot wound to the lower body, was located at the Penn Hills Giant Eagle.They were transported to a local hospital in stable condition.

The Mobile Crime Unit responded to close Frankstown and process evidence at the crime scene.

No arrests at this time. Violent Crime Unit detectives responded to the scene and are investigating.

Reporting PIO:
Chris Togneri