TribLIVE

| News

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

1 dead, 1 wounded in shooting at Chartiers party

Email Newsletters

Click here to sign up for one of our email newsletters.
Saturday, April 19, 2014, 11:12 p.m.
 

One man is dead and another wounded after a shooting in Chartiers on Saturday night during an outdoor party attended by at least 100 people, police said.

Pittsburgh Police spokeswoman Sonya Toler confirmed that a man who was shot and transported by ambulance to a local hospital had died.

A second man was shot in the hand and showed up at Allegheny General Hospital on the North Side, Toler said.

The incident occurred around 9 p.m. at a ballfield and playground next to Chartiers Elementary School. Toler described the party as a memorial event.

Toler said officers were searching for one shooter.

Add Alex Nixon to your Google+ circles.

Subscribe today! Click here for our subscription offers.

 

 

 


Show commenting policy

Most-Read Allegheny

  1. Bakery Square town houses plans to go to Pittsburgh city planners
  2. Four questioned in Glen Hazel shooting of teen
  3. Fix for issues vowed at Pittsburgh VA
  4. Leadership rises as issue for Pa. voters in new poll
  5. Newsmaker: Jay Carson
  6. Citation of police observer called ‘abuse of power’ by Pittsburgh police
  7. Vote on partnership between Wilkinsburg, Pittsburgh Public School possible in October
  8. 3 Brentwood council members submit resignation letters
  9. Computer glitch, mail vendor switch blamed in delay of VA appointment notices
  10. Pittsburgh region enjoys healthy dose of ‘brain gain’
  11. Wilkinsburg School District hires embattled Penn Hills business affairs director