Teen Shot In East Liberty Identified

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PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Authorities are investigating after a teenager was shot in East Liberty Sunday as a church service was letting out.

The shooting happened on North St. Clair Street near Inner City Ministries.

Officials say a 17-year-old male was shot in the head.

The Allegheny County Medical Examiner’s Office has identified the victim as 17-year-old Deontay Smith. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Homicide detectives were called to the scene.

There is no word yet on a motive or suspects in this case.

Stay with KDKA for the latest on this developing story.

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