New Kensington Police on scene of apparent shooting along Leishman Avenue


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New Kensington, Pa. – Multiple police units were on scene of an apparent shooting in the area of Leishman Avenue just before noon Thursday morning.

AKVNEWS.COM was on scene in the area of Catalpa Street and Leishman to witness one male being loaded onto a gurney and into a New Kensington EMS truck for transport to the hospital. AKVNEWS talked to one male near the scene who said the victim ran to his porch while the suspect ran in-between two white houses on Leishman Avenue.

Police have Leishman Avenue blocked off between North Street and Catalpa Street.

Assisting at the scene: Lower Burrell PD, Tarentum PD, Brackenridge PD, Upper Burrell PD and Arnold PD.

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


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