kdka-sm kdka-am-sm fan-sm pittsburgh-cw-logo

Local

1 Injured In Homestead Shooting

(Photo Credit: KDKA)

(Photo Credit: KDKA)

Get Breaking News First

Receive News, Politics, and Entertainment Headlines Each Morning.
Sign Up

HOMESTEAD (KDKA) — Police are investigating another shooting in Homestead.

It happened late Friday night in the 1700-block of West Street.

According to initial reports, the victim was shot through a glass door on the side of a house. The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports the shots rang out around 10:25 p.m.

Emergency officials said the victim suffered wounds to the chest and leg. He was taken to UPMC Mercy Hospital for treatment.

According to our news partners at the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, the victim was last listed in critical condition and is in his late teens or early 20s. His identity has not been released.

The Post-Gazette also reports that the victim may be related to a 19-year-old who was shot and killed last week in a home on East 10th Avenue in Homestead.

Earlier Friday, another person was wounded in a shooting along Plum Alley. Police made one arrest after a police pursuit and crash into Hazelwood.

The investigation continues into the shootings.

RELATED LINKS
1 In Custody, 1 On Run After Homestead Shooting, Chase (8/10/12)
More Local News
More Homestead News

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 6,093 other followers