| News

Larger text Larger text Smaller text Smaller text | Order Photo Reprints

Penn Hills man wounded in Homewood shooting

Email Newsletters

Click here to sign up for one of our email newsletters.

Daily Photo Galleries

Thursday, July 11, 2013, 7:48 p.m.

A man was wounded Thursday afternoon in Homewood.

The man, identified only as a 36-year-old resident of Penn Hills, was hospitalized in critical but stable condition following the shooting that occurred at 3:45 p.m. in an alley near the intersection of Blackadore and Frankstown avenues, Pittsburgh police spokeswoman Diane Richard said.

Police believe the man got into an argument with two men and a woman in the alley and one of the men pulled out a gun and shot him in the arm and torso, Richard said. The man ran about 150 yards before collapsing, Richard said.

Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to call detectives at 412-665-3605.

Michael Hasch is a staff writer for Trib Total Media. He can be reached at 412-320-7820 or

Subscribe today! Click here for our subscription offers.



Show commenting policy

Most-Read Stories

  1. Penguins fall to 0-3 after losing to Canadiens
  2. Wildcat formation is pulled back out of Steelers’ bag of tricks
  3. Rossi: Just wait until Ben comes back
  4. Man killed by train in Homestead
  5. Steelers notebook: Tomlin dismisses clock run-off near end of Chargers game
  6. Tomlin on Bell’s late TD: ‘We were going to go for it’
  7. Pitt TE Holtz quietly taking on leadership role, setting example
  8. Pirates coach Sofield interviews for Padres manager
  9. KitchenWise: Master the easy art of cooking dried beans from scratch
  10. Losing jobs over Ex-Im’s expiration? Don’t believe it
  11. Federal authorities say they’ve solved botnet scheme that stole millions from Penneco Oil, targeted Sharon City School District