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Woman grazed by bullet during youth football

PITTSBURGH — A woman was grazed by a bullet during youth football in Pittsburgh’s Homewood neighborhood, according to a tweet from Pittsburgh police.

Officers were called about 4:20 p.m. to North Lang Avenue, near Stargell Field, for a report of shots fired, police said. Upon arrival, they learned that the woman had been grazed in her head and foot.


Police said the woman was walking and alert. She was taken to UPMC Presbyterian Hospital.

No information was immediately available about the shooter or shooters and what led to the incident.

The Violent Crime Unit is investigating.