By: KDKA-TV News Staff

MILLVALE (KDKA) — Jeffery Mitchell, 36, has been taken into custody and is facing charges in connection with a weekend shooting in Millvale.

A man was left in critical condition after being shot in the chest on Sunday, according to Allegheny County Police.

Police say they were called to the shooting on the 300 block of North Avenue in Millvale around 2:30 p.m. Sunday.

First responders discovered the victim, 36, shot in the chest and transported him to a local hospital.

Homicide detectives with the Allegheny County Police Department are investigating the incident.

Mitchell has been charged with:

  • Aggravated Assault
  • Person not to Possess a Firearm
  • Tampering with Evidence.

Mitchell is being held in the Allegheny County Jail while awaiting arraignment.

Stay with KDKA as we follow this developing story.