Detectives search for men who wounded Arnold man, 18, in New Kensington

August 8, 2018

New Kensington and Westmoreland County detectives are looking for at least three men who are believed to have wounded an 18-year-old Arnold man late last Saturday.

The shooting happened near Fourth Avenue at Valley Royal Court.

County Detective John Clark said the man was hit once each in a shoulder and torso. He received hospital care and was released by Thursday.

In addition to the two rounds that hit him, bullets also hit a building at Valley Royal Court and Mt. Calvary Missionary Baptist Church, Clark said.

No one else was reported injured.

Police are looking for three men involved in the shooting.

They fled on foot after the shooting.

Anyone with information is asked to call New Kensington police or county detectives.

New Kensington police can be reached at 724-339-7533 or 911 or Clark at 724-454-3503.

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