PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – A woman was shot and killed in Pittsburgh’s Garfield neighborhood Monday evening.
Pittsburgh paramedics initially responded in the 5300 block of Broad Street for a report of a woman not breathing. That call came in to dispatch about 5:15 p.m.READ MORE: Two Of The Three Victims Killed In The Biomat USA Plasma Center Car Crash Were Employees
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Pittsburgh Police are responding to Broad Street in Garfield. Detectives are on the front porch of a duplex in the 53-hundred block after receiving a call for a woman not breathing. When they arrived- medics noticed the woman also had a gunshot wound @KDKA for more. pic.twitter.com/G2h2NITr1o
— PamSuranoKDKA (@PamSuranoKDKA) June 7, 2021
When first responders arrived, they found the woman had been shot, and that’s when Pittsburgh Police were called.
The Allegheny County Medical Examiner’s Office identifies her as 56-year-old Mary Jackson.
It happened near the intersection of N. Aiken Avenue. There was yellow crime scene tape set up around the scene and investigators were seen going in and out of the house. Crime scene and forensics units were seen outside.
Many neighbors came out on their front porches, asking one another if they knew anything about happened.MORE NEWS: Consumer Alert Issued For Italian Village Pizza/Shake Shop In Pleasant Hills
Stay with KDKA for the latest on this developing story.