3 Wounded In Overnight Pittsburgh Shooting


PITTSBURGH, PA — (News release / PPD) — The Pittsburgh Bureau of Police is investigating a shooting in Mt. Washington. At approximately 4:26 a.m. Zone 3 Units were dispatched to the 400 block of Norton Street for three people shot.

According to the investigation, a group of individuals were on the corner of Norton and Sandwich Street arguing. A man approached the individuals and fired several shots.

A 24-year-old male was shot in the hip and is in stable condition at Mercy. A 43-year-old male was shot in the stomach. He has been treated and released from Mercy.

A 27-year-old female was grazed by a bullet and transported to Allegheny General Hospital. She is in stable condition.

The investigation is ongoing. A description of the male actor is unavailable. Anyone with information is encouraged to contact the Violent Crime Unit at 412-323-7161.