Death of Pittsburgh man 10 months after injury being investigated as possible homicide |

Death of Pittsburgh man 10 months after injury being investigated as possible homicide

Chuck Biedka

The death of a man in St. Clair Hospital Friday is now under investigation by police and the Allegheny County Medical Examiner’s Office, the agencies said Tuesday night.

Raymond Hodge, 72, of Pittsburgh, was found on Jan. 13 along East Warrington Avenue in Beltzhoover, according to a statement from the medical examiner’s office.

Pittsburgh Police spokeswoman Alicia George said the case remains under investigation. She said, based on the ME statement, an autopsy is anticipated.

Pittsburgh police responded to a report of a shooting in the area of Estella and Warrington avenues in Beltzhoover, George said.

Police found a man, now identified as Hodge, in a car at the intersection. He was suffering from a gunshot wound.

Chuck Biedka is a Tribune-Review staff writer. You can contact Chuck at 724-226-4711, [email protected] or via Twitter @ChuckBiedka.

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