A 20-year-old man died overnight in a shooting near a Homestead playground, police said.
The incident occurred around 1:50 a.m. on a stairwell between Sarah and Hays streets adjacent to a public park, according to Allegheny County police.
Authorities arrived at the scene about 2:20 a.m. and found a man lying on the ground with multiple gunshot wounds. He was pronounced dead at 2:23 a.m.
The Allegheny County medical examiner’s office said the victim has been identified, but his family has not been notified.
No arrests have been made.
Anyone with information is asked to call the county police homicide unit at 412-473-1300.
First Published March 1, 2016 6:02 AM