16-year-old boy shot in the face and died while playing with gun

10 days ago

Pittsburgh news, Pennsylvania news.

According to a report, a 16-year-old shot his face and died while playing with a gun in a Pittsburgh home.

Alexander Alman succumbed early Monday to his injuries in a hospital after being shot in Duquesne Heights, the WPXI news channel reported.

Family members said Alman was playing with a friend on Sunday afternoon when the gun was fired.

It is not known who shot with the gun and the police question the other teenager.

The fatal incident did not indict anyone and the authorities are investigating.