Victims suffer multiple wounds in Penn Hills pool party shooting


KATELYN SYKES HAS MORE ON THE INVESTIGATION AND THEY NEED WITNESSES TO COME FORWARD. KATELYN: THOSE THREE SHOOTING VICTIMS ENDED UP HERE AT UPMC PRESBY. POLICE BELIEVE THEY’RE IN STABLE CONDITION TODAY. MEANWHILE, THE SEARCH FOR THE GUNMAN IS ONGOING. A CHAOTIC SCENE AT THE SWIM CLUB IN PENN HILLS ON MONDAY EVENING.>>I JUST HEARD POPS. KATELYN: MULTIPLE SHOTS RINGING OUT WHERE MORE THAN 100 PEOPLE WERE CELEBRATING MEMORIAL DAY.>>MOST OF THE PARTIES ARE FUN AND THIS ONE WASN’T.>>THERE WERE NO VICTIMS ON SCENE SO IT WAS KIND OF BEGINNING THE INVESTIGATION. KATELYN: ALL THREE VICTIMS, WHO ARE MALES, WERE FIRST TAKEN BY PRIVATE VEHICLES TO UPMC EAST AND TWO WERE FLOWN TO UPMC PRESBY AND TAKEN BY AMBULANCE.>>THERE WERE GUNSHOTS, ONE INDIVIDUAL HAD TWO AND POSSIBLY ANOTHER ONE HAD THREE, ANOTHER HAD ONE OR TWO. KATELYN: POLICE FOUND SHELL CASINGS FROM TWO DIFFERENT FIREARMS. THEY’RE TRYING TO FIGURE OUT WHO FIRED AND WHY THE CELEBRATION TURNED VIOLENT IS UNKNOWN.>>IT’S JUST HARD TO SAY, YOU KNOW, WHAT’S GOING ON TODAY. PEOPLE HAVE GRUDGES FROM OTHER PEOPLE AND SHOW UP AND THERE’S GUNSHOT FIRES. SO IT HAS TO BE INVESTIGATED YET. KATELYN: PENN HILLS OFFICIALS SAY IT HAS TO BE INVESTIGATED YET.

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