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Police Investigate Shooting on Mount Washington - Two Males Injured

Date: October 16, 2020
Incident Type: Shooting
Location: Zone 3

Pittsburgh Police from Zone 3 responded to a report of two possible gunshot victims inside a vehicle in the 300 block of Birmingham Avenue just after 8 p.m.

Responding officers found a vehicle with bullet holes and a window that had been shot out. There were two victims inside.

Police applied a tourniquet to a male victim with a gunshot wound to the arm. A second male victim received a graze wound. EMS transported both to the hospital in stable condition.

The victims told police they were shot in the 400 block of Meridan Street near Olympia Park on Mount Washington where police found evidence of a crime scene.

Violent Crime Unit detectives are investigating.


Reporting PIO:
Cara Cruz