2 shot in Pittsburgh’s Elliott neighborhood |

2 shot in Pittsburgh’s Elliott neighborhood

Jacob Tierney

Two people were shot in Pittsburgh’s Elliott neighborhood Tuesday night, according to the Public Safety Department.

The unidentified victims — an 18-year-old man and a juvenile — were hospitalized.

The adult was shot on Fredonia Street around 9:40 p.m. He ran into a local business at the corner of Chartiers Avenue and Lorenz Avenue to get help and collapsed, police said.

An ambulance arrived and took him to a local hospital in critical but stable condition.

The second victim, a juvenile, walked into UPMC Children’s Hospital in Pittsburgh about two hours later with a gunshot wound.

Police believe both victims were shot in the same incident.

The juvenile’s condition is unknown.

Police are investigating. Anyone with information is asked to contact the department at 412-323-7800.

Jacob Tierney is a Tribune-Review staff writer. You can contact Jacob at 724-836-6646, [email protected] or via Twitter @Soolseem.

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