DUQUESNE, Pa. (KDKA) — A 19-year-old is in critical condition but expected to survive after a shooting in Duquesne, Pa.
Police were called to the shooting on the 600 block of West Grant Avenue around 12:31 p.m. Sunday. When they arrived, they learned the victim had transported themselves to a local hospital.READ MORE: 'I Hope It Was Worth It:" Man Facing More Than 20 Charges After Stealing Two Cars
The identity of the victim is unknown at this time.
According to police, the victim approached two males on Grant Avenue and during a conversation, one of the suspects pulled out a handgun and fired several shots at the victim.
The motive is currently unknown.READ MORE: Allegheny County Puts Out The Call For Poll Workers In May 18 Primary
Homicide detectives are investigating. If you have any information, contact the County Police Tip Line 1-833-ALL-TIPS.
CONFIRMED: One person was shot near the 600 block of Grant Avenue in Duquesne. The victim was taken to a McKeesport hospital and flown via medical helicopter to a Pittsburgh hospital. Working to get more information on their condition. @KDKA pic.twitter.com/zXZUfK80YK
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