15-year-old boy killed when gun goes off inside Wilkinsburg home

15-year-old boy killed when gun goes off inside Wilkinsburg home

WILKINSBURG, Pa. — A 15-year-old boy died early Wednesday morning when a gun went off inside a home in Wilkinsburg, police said.

The gun was being handled by three boys when it discharged shortly before 1 a.m. at the home on Franklin Avenue, according to investigators.

Marcus Gibson was found dead inside the home when police and paramedics arrived.

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Detectives are in consultation with the District Attorney’s Office and are continuing the investigation, police said.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Allegheny County Police tip line at 1-833-255-8477.

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