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Man, 31, shot by Verona woman during argument while driving through Churchill, police say

| Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018, 9:30 a.m.

A 31-year-old man was hospitalized after being shot in the face early Saturday by a woman who he had an argument with in his car in Churchill, police say.

The victim was in stable condition, police said. They did not immediately identify him.

Detectives from the Allegheny County Police homicide unit were called to the intersection of Homer Drive and Churchill Road shortly after 2:15 a.m. in response to a 911 report of a shooting, authorities said.

Investigators said they found the victim and a female passenger in the car.

Police accuse the passenger, Taneisha Bruce, 32, of Verona, of shooting the victim during an argument.

Bruce was arrested and taken to the Allegheny County Jail in Pittsburgh to await arraignment on charges of aggravated assault, attempted homicide and recklessly endangering another person.

Debra Erdley is a Tribune-Review staff writer. Reach her at 412-320-7996 or derdley@tribweb.com or via Twitter @deberdley_trib.

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