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Off-duty Pittsburgh police officer dies 3 days after shooting 3 times in the back

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An off-duty Pennsylvania police officer has died on a Wednesday, three days after he was shot three times in the back during an argument, according to the report.

“This is a very, very, very, very busy day for the Pittsburgh Bureau of Police,” police chief Scott Schubert said. “Our hearts go out to the family of Calvin Hall, and it is going to be for our staff, for our community, because we are all suffering from what has already been done,” the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reported.

Officer Calvin Hall, who is 36, was on a visit to the Pittsburgh area, where his cousin lives. Later, he returned, because a man had threatened his cousin and a woman with a gun in their home.

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“It weighs heavily on me, because he came back to make sure I was all right,” Hall’s cousin, Darnell Coates, told the newspaper.

Hall, who is, reportedly, became embroiled in a dispute between a number of people in the middle of the street, and, as the Hall, and turned around to walk away, he was shot three times in the back, according to the Post-Gazette.

Coates said that he thought the recordings were, without a distinction to be made. “Each and every one of us would have hit it,” he said.

He told me that he thinks he knows the identity of the shooter, and hopes to be able to help the police to find him.

(Photo by Jeff Swensen/Getty Images)

Pittsburgh Mayor Bill Peduto delivered his condolences in a statement on Wednesday.

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“On behalf of all the residents of the City of Pittsburgh, and I want to express my deepest condolences to the family, friends, and colleagues of the Officer of the Hall, a man who was deeply committed to public service to the community.”

The police arrested several people at a party, on the other side of the street from Our house for questioning, but no arrests have been made, according to the Post-Gazette.

Hall was a two-year veteran of the department.

Fox News’ David Aaro contributed to this report.

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