Homewood man fatally shot during barbecue
A Homewood man was fatally shot inside his home on Friday afternoon, according to a city spokeswoman.
The Allegheny County Medical Examiner's office identified the man as Kaamil Arnold, 30.
He was shot multiple times in his home in the 7700 block of Tioga Street during a barbecue, said Sonya Toler, spokeswoman for Pittsburgh's Public Safety Department. The emergency call came in at about 3:20 p.m., Toler said. No arrest has been made, she said.
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