2 Teens Riding In Stolen Car Injured In Perry South Shooting

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — A teenage girl was taken to the hospital Monday evening after being wounded in a shooting involving a stolen car in the Perry South neighborhood of the city.

The gunfire rang out along East Marshall Avenue around 7:45 p.m.

“We have here a situation in which we had some juveniles in a car that is stolen. The car was fired upon,” said Pittsburgh Public Safety spokesperson Sonya Toler.

The vehicle ended up crashing into an unoccupied, parked vehicle.

The 16-year-old girl was shot in the arm, officials said. She was taken to Allegheny General Hospital in stable condition.

A 15-year-old boy was also injured in the shooting. But officials say they aren’t sure if he was shot or injured in some other way.

He was also in stable condition and taken to Allegheny General Hospital.

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Police took four men into custody in a nearby home. However, officials say no arrests have been made in the incident.

“They are not under arrest, they are in custody right now,” Toler said. “We are continuing to investigate to determine what happened.”

The men are being questioned.

Stay with KDKA for the latest on this developing story.

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