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Woman wounded in Homewood shooting

Megan Guza
| Tuesday, July 11, 2017, 11:57 a.m.
A mid-morning shooting in Pittsburgh's Homewood neighborhood injured one woman Tuesday, July 11, 2017.
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A mid-morning shooting in Pittsburgh's Homewood neighborhood injured one woman Tuesday, July 11, 2017.

A woman shot in the back in Pittsburgh's Homewood neighborhood Tuesday morning remains in the hospital in critical condition, according to police.

The shooting happened just after 10:35 a.m. on North Homewood Avenue, said Public Safety spokeswoman Sonya Toler.

Officers arrived to find the 18-year-old Braddock woman conscious and breathing, and she was taken to UPMC Presbyterian in critical condition, Toler said.

Police suspect the woman was walking toward Susquehanna Street with a man who took off when the shots were fired, Toler said.

Anyone with information is asked to contact city police at 412-323-7800.

Megan Guza is a Tribune-Review staff writer.

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