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Police Investigate Fatal Duquesne Shooting

By Submitted Report
The Tube City Almanac
September 22, 2022
Posted in: Crime and Police News, Duquesne News

A Duquesne man died early Wednesday morning after a shooting in the 700 block of Grant Street.

Demetrius T. Pirl, 52, was pronounced dead at the scene, the Allegheny County Medical Examiner’s Office said.

In a prepared statement, county police said 9-1-1 was notified of the shooting just after 12 midnight.

First responders found the victim, identified as Pirl, suffering from gunshot wounds, police said.

County homicide detectives are investigating but have released few other details. Anyone with information concerning this incident is asked to call the county police tip line at 1-833-ALL-TIPS. Callers can remain anonymous.

Originally published September 22, 2022.

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