Police investigate shooting at a Uniontown residence
A 34-year-old man, whom police did not identify, was shot at a Uniontown residence on Saturday afternoon.
The victim was wounded in the left leg, police Capt. David Rutter said on Sunday.
He was flown to UPMC Presbyterian in Oakland for treatment. His condition was unavailable on Sunday.
The shooting took place at the rear of 74 Dunlap St. about 5 p.m., police said.
“We are following several leads,” Rutter said.
Anyone with information regarding the incident is asked to call police at 724-430-2929.
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