Man Accused Of Shooting Woman In Custody After SWAT Situation – CBS Pittsburgh

By: KDKA-TV News Staff

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – A man accused of shooting a woman in the leg was taken into custody after barricading himself inside a home.

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SWAT and negotiators were called to the 900 block of Bryn Mawr Road Tuesday around 2:40 p.m.

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Police say the man was suspected of shooting a woman who was found on Penn Avenue around 2 p.m. with a gunshot wound to her thigh. She told officers that a known man had shot her in the Hill District.

She was taken to the hospital and is stable.

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After SWAT was called to the home on Bryn Mawr Road, the man surrendered and was taken into custody without incident.

Source: Man Accused Of Shooting Woman In Custody After SWAT Situation – CBS Pittsburgh