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Man arrested in connection with Fineview shooting

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Police on Sunday arrested a man wanted in connection with a Fineview shooting last week.

Gary Brock, 26, of Fineview, is charged firearms violations, court records show.

According to police, the shooting stemmed from an argument Friday afternoon between the 25-year-old victim and a man in tight burgundy pants, later identified as Brock.

The victim began to walk down Mercy Street when Brock allegedly began shooting at him, police said. He was shot in the leg and taken to Allegheny General Hospital in stable condition.

According to Public Safety spokeswoman Emily Schaffer, police quickly pegged Brock as a suspect, and a warrant was issued by Friday night.

Brock remained in the Allegheny County Jail Monday, unable to post $50,000 bail. A preliminary hearing is scheduled for March 23.

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