NEW CASTLE, Pa. (KDKA) – Police in New Castle, Lawrence County are investigating a double homicide.READ MORE: State Senate Majority Leader Kim Ward Reveals She Was Diagnosed With Breast Cancer
Police say officers were first called out for a report of gunfire in the area of Franklin Avenue and Paul Street.
The investigation led one of the officers to a home in the 800 block of Franklin Avenue. On the second floor, the officer found two males who had sustained gunshot wounds.READ MORE: Pennsylvania To Relax Gathering Restrictions On May 17
One male was pronounced dead at the scene. The second male was taken to UPMC Jameson Hospital, where he died. Names of the victims have not been released at this time.
Police have not named any suspect in the case.MORE NEWS: 4 East Liberty PetSmart Employees Facing Charges After Dog Dies During Grooming Visit
Anyone with information is asked call the New Castle City Police Department at (724)-656-3586. Tips can also be left on the department’s website.