• Man found shot dead in Wilkinsburg

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    WILKINSBURG, Pa. - A man was shot and killed Saturday afternoon in Wilkinsburg, police said.

    Emergency dispatchers received a call for multiple shots fired at a home in the 1500 block of Swissvale Avenue at about 12:37 p.m., Allegheny County police said. When Wilkinsburg police arrived, they found a 22-year-old man with multiple gunshot wounds.

    The medical examiner's office later identified the victim as Taru Johnson, of Pittsburgh.

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    He was pronounced dead at the scene, police said. His identity was not immediately released.

    Police are investigating.


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