Two dead, seven injured in Pittsburgh bar shooting

Two people are dead and seven others have been injured after shooting at a bar in suburban Pittsburgh, police say.

Allegheny County Police Department's homicide unit said it responded to a request for help by Penn Hills police after the shooting at the Ballers Hookah Lounge and Cigar Bar in Penn Hills.

First responders discovered the bodies of an adult male and adult female inside the bar. Seven additional victims were found.

Some were transported from the scene and additional victims walked in to area hospitals, Allegheny County police said in a statement on social media.

One of the victims is in critical condition. The remaining victims all had injuries that were not life-threatening, the statement said.

Preliminary information shows "an altercation took place inside the bar and multiple individuals opened fire," county police said.

The statement did not say whether any suspects were in custody.