2 people shot in Mt. Oliver, investigators say



PITTSBURGH - Authorities are investigating a shooting in Mt. Oliver Monday afternoon.

Investigators told Channel 11 News that a shooting was reported on St. Joseph Street about 11 a.m. Monday.

Witnesses said they saw two men shooting at each other, and that both were injured.

Nathan Bell, who lives near the scene of the shooting, said, “I could see a guy holding his leg with a gun in his hand, bleeding, limping up the street.”

Bell said the man sat down by a nearby car and “another car came speeding up the street a few minutes later and whisked him away.”

Police said two men, whose names have not been released, suffered gunshot wounds and were taken to UPMC Mercy Hospital. One of the men was released from the hospital. The other is listed in stable condition.