For more than 15 years, citizens and local media have help law enforcement find the victims of child abduction through something called the Amber Alert. Thursday, that system was never utilized in the abduction of Bryce Coleman from Magee Women’s Hospital.
University of Pittsburgh police gave more insight into the shooter’s actions and the police response to the tragedy at Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic in Oakland.
One of the seven victims injured during the shooting at Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic in Oakland has been released from the hospital. The 54-year-old woman was released Friday. UPMC has not made her name public.
Two men are in critical condition following a shooting this afternoon in Homewood. Pittsburgh Police say one or two shooters fired at a 19-year-old and a 20-year-old man outside an apartment building in the 7700-block of Kelly Street.
Investigators say they are looking for a person of interest after a 3-year-old boy was shot and killed in a home overnight in Homewood.