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Greensburg man shot twice in leg by intruders |

Greensburg man shot twice in leg by intruders

| Monday, March 14, 2016 6:15 p.m

A Greensburg man was shot twice in the leg Saturday during an apparent break-in at his home on Highland Avenue, according to city police.

The 24-year-old victim was in his bedroom at about 1:30 a.m. when he heard his front door being kicked in, police said.

He went to investigate the noise and saw two people kneeling in his kitchen, police said.

It was dark, and the victim couldn’t make out any discernible details that could be used to identify the intruders before one of them shot him, police said.

Officers responded to reports of shots fired and found the wounded man lying on the floor in the hallway.

He was flown to UPMC Presbyterian with non-life-threatening injuries, according to police.

The investigation is ongoing. There are no suspects or known motives for the attack, police said.

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