Two pedestrians shot in McKeesport

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Two men walking along a street in McKeesport were shot tonight, police said.

The men, ages 20 and 26, were walking along Union Street near Sixth Avenue, when it appears at least one shooter, on foot, took aim at the pair at 6:11 p.m., police Capt. Tim Hanna said.

They were transported to hospitals, and their wounds did not appear to be life-threatening, he said.

"They didn't know why they were being shot at," Capt. Hanna said.

McKeesport police are investigating.

Lexi Belculfine: lbelculfine@post-gazette.com or 412-263-1878. Twitter: @LexiBelc.


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