4 Injured In Uptown Shooting

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – A series of shootings in Pittsburgh’s Uptown neighborhood, that left four people injured, is under investigation.

According to police, the shootings happened around 4 a.m. at a building in the 1700-block of Fifth Avenue.

Officers on patrol noticed a group of people fleeing from the area. One man was limping and suffering from a gunshot wound to the leg.

A second person was shot in the stomach and a third was shot in the finger. All three were taken to UPMC Mercy Hospital, where a fourth man showed up with a gunshot wound to the leg.

All four victims are between 19- and 29-years-old.

The man shot in the stomach was last listed in critical condition, while the other three victims were listed in stable condition.

Police believe there was a gathering of some sort and an argument led to the shooting.

No arrests have been made at this time and anyone with information is asked to call the Pittsburgh Homicide Unit at (412)-323-7161.

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One Comment

  1. redrock100 says:

    need more

  2. johnnykov says:

    Terribly upsetting…this generation is one that seems to have no marksman skills whatsoever

  3. richardw says:

    Hard to hit anything holding your gun sideways like in the movies.

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