Funeral set for first of 6 in Wilkinsburg cookout ambush

Written by The Associated Press | Mar 14, 2016 10:19 AM

Allegheny County detectives look over the scene of a shooting on Thursday, March 10, 2016 in Wilkinsburg, Pa. Police say multiple people were killed in the shooting late Wednesday and several were injured in suburban Pittsburgh. (AP Photo/Keith Srakocic)

(Wilkinsburg) -- A funeral is set for the first of six victims gunned down in an ambush at a cookout in Allegheny County last week. 

Funeral visitation for 26-year-old Shada Mahone is set for this afternoon followed immediately by her funeral.

The visitation will be at Watts Memorial Chapel in Braddock, with the funeral at Unity Baptist Church nearby.  

Allegheny County police are still searching for two gunmen who attacked the cookout in Wilkinsburg on Wednesday night.

One fired shots from a pistol, which forced the guests to run toward a house where they were gunned down by another man with a rifle. 

Authorities have said one of two people who were critically wounded may have been targeted.

Mahone, another man, three other women -- and the unborn child of one woman -- were killed.  

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