New Kensington Police continue to investigate shooting incident


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New Kensington, Pa. – Police in New Kensington continue to investigate a shooting in the 1100 block of 5th Avenue after a male was shot in the leg just after 5:00 pm Thursday evening.

New Kensington Police Detective Sam Long told AKVNEWS.COM the incident appears to be a home invasion/robbery. Detective Long said the male was transported to a Pittsburgh hospital. Westmoreland County Detectives/R&I are assisting in the investigation.

AKVNEWS.COM will continue to update this story as more details are released.