Pittsburg Police investigating early Friday morning shooting

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PITTSBURG, Kan. (KOAM News Now) – Pittsburg Police are investigating an early Friday (September 9) shooting incident.

According to a PPD release, officers were called to the 300 block West Forest Street for a report of gunshots about 2:13 a.m.

PPD said that another call, received about the same time, reported a man inside a home in the 300 block was shot.

When officers got there, they found a 30-year-old man with a gunshot wound. The victim was taken to the hospital for treatment.

Pittsburg investigators determined shots were fired at the home from outside and that it was specifically targeted.

Anyone with information about the incident is asked to call the Pittsburg Police Department at 620-231-1700 or the tip line at 620-231-8477. Callers may stay anonymous.