PITTSBURGH — A woman is hospitalized after she was shot in the face in Pittsburgh.

Police say it happened around 10 p.m. Tuesday in the city’s Sheraden section as the 72-year-old was near a group of people when a car pulled up and someone opened fire.

The woman was shot near her mouth.

The investigation is ongoing.

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