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PD: 5 dead, at least 3 injured in Pa. shooting

Posted: 9:47 PM, Mar 09, 2016
Updated: 2016-03-10 06:35:12Z
PD: 5 dead, at least 2 injured in Penn. shooting
PD: 5 dead, at least 2 injured in Penn. shooting

Police say five people have been killed in a shooting in suburban Pittsburgh and at least two gunmen are at large.

Allegheny County police say four women and a man were killed late Wednesday during a backyard party in the Borough of Wilkinsburg. At least three others are in stable or critical condition at hospitals.

No suspects are in custody. A motive wasn't immediately known.

Lt. Andrew Schurman of the Allegheny County homicide unit says the gunmen barged into the party and opened fire in an ambush-style attack.

Resident Kayla Alexander tells  WPXI-TV  that she heard a barrage of gunshots -- more than 20 -- in the neighborhood which usually is quiet.

Groups of residents are gathered on the street, some of them sobbing and saying they lost family members.