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Police: Man gunned down Saturday in a home in Wilkinsburg

September 16, 2018

Allegheny County Police are investigating a Saturday afternoon shooting in Wilkinsburg that resulted in the death of a 22-year-old man.

The incident happened shortly before 12:40 p.m. in the 1500 block of Swissvale Avenue.

Allegheny County 911 received a call regarding multiple shots fired and a man shot at a home.

Wilkinsburg Police arrived and found the man, who suffered multiple gunshot wounds. He was dead at the scene.

The motive for the shooting wasn’t immediately known.

Allegheny County Police detectives are investigating.

Anyone who saw or heard anything surrounding the shooting is asked to call the Allegheny County Police Tip Line at 1-833-ALL-TIPS (1-833-255-8477). Callers can remain anonymous. You can also reach Allegheny County Police through its social media sites.

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