Man Shot Inside McKeesport Family Dollar Has Died

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MCKEESPORT, Pa. (Newsradio 1020 KDKA) - A man was fatally shot at the Family Dollar in McKeesport Thursday morning.

The incident happened just after 11 a.m. Thursday morning on Versailles Avenue.

Authorities arrived on the scene and the 24-year-old male victim was transported to a local hospital in critical condition where he later died after being shot in the torso.

Police say the victim was engaged in a struggle with two suspects and the gunshot occurred during the struggle.

Police are reviewing surveillance video of the two suspects to are described as black males wearing dark hooded sweatshirts.

A motive remains unclear.

If you have any information regarding the cause you are asked to call Allegheny County Police at 1-833-ALL-TIPS.


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