Armstrong County Coroner/State Police investigating fatal shooting in Leechburg


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Leechburg, Pa. – Armstrong County Coroner Brian Myers is on scene of an apparent fatal shooting at the corner of Pitts Street and Logan Avenue in the borough of Leechburg early Monday Morning.

At least a dozen Pa. State Troopers are also on scene, along with the Armstrong County Mobile command and a forensic unit from the Butler County State Police Barracks. The coroner was only able to confirm he was investigating a homicide, and details would come at a later time following the investigation.

Multiple evidence markers could be seen placed at the rear door of the structure. Authorities have not released the name of the man who is in his late 30’s and from the Leechburg area. Multiple shot were fired in the incident, according to police.


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The incident occurred shortly before 3:00 am.

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