Aliquippa Police Investigating Sunday Night Shooting

(File Photo of Chief Lane taken by Sandy Girodano)
by Beaver County Radio News Correspondent Sandy Girodano 
09:16 AM
(Aliquippa, Pa.) Aliquippa Police Chief John Lane reported on Tuesday, October 13, 2021, that Aliquippa Police received a call that eight shots rang out  at 8:49 p.m. Sunday night, October 10, 2021,  in the area of Washington St. and Fourth Avenue on Plan 11 in the city.

Chief Lane said that when police arrived, they discovered a 30-year-old unidentified male was found to be shot once in the torso, and once in the arm.  Chief Lane said the shooting was a case of mistaken identity. The individual was air-lifted to a Pittsburgh hospital , he had surgery for his injuries and is in good condition and remains in the ICU.
The investigation into the shooting is continuing.