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PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Police are investigating after a late-night shooting in Pittsburgh’s Uptown section.
The incident was first reported around 9:50 p.m. in the 1400 block of Fifth Avenue and Stevenson Street, near the Ace’s-Deuce’s Lounge.
Pittsburgh Police said the 46-year-old victim was shot once outside the bar. He was taken to the hospital in stable condition.
His name has not yet been released.
BREAKING: Police on scene of shooting on Fifth Avenue. Not clear if shooting was inside or outside Aces-Deuces Lounge pic.twitter.com/8JXW1MSITH
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There’s no word or description of possible suspects.
The Ace’s-Deuce’s Lounge has been in the news previously because of violent crime.
At least two men were shot and killed outside the bar in separate incidents in recent years. And, in 2012, someone fired into the bar, shattering windows and sending customers running for cover.
Stay with KDKA for the latest on this developing story.