W. Pa. police seek tips in bar shooting

PITTSBURGH (AP) – Pittsburgh police are seeking tips after a bar patron was seriously injured when he tried to stop a robbery.

Authorities say a masked man with a gun walked in the bar on Spring Garden Ave. at about 8:30 p.m. Wednesday. The unidentified patron tried to disarm the gunman but was shot during the struggle.

Police say the suspect fled and was seen driving away in a blue Buick.

The patron was reportedly in serious condition after surgery at an area hospital.

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