Police investigating Carrick shootings



PITTSBURGH - Police are investigating a possible connection between two early-morning shootings Saturday in Carrick.

One of the shootings happened about 2:30 a.m. in the 1900 block of Brownsville Road. According to police, a 31-year-old Bellevue man was shot once in the neck. He was taken to UPMC Mercy Hospital, where he was last listed in serious but stable condition.

While authorities were investigating the scene of the shooting on Brownsville Road, a 25-year old Lawrenceville man walked into UPMC Mercy Hospital with a gunshot wound to the buttocks. He was last listed in stable condition.

According to Public Information Officer Sonya Toler, neither of the victims have cooperated with police.