TribLIVE

| News


 
Larger text Larger text Smaller text Smaller text | Order Photo Reprints

McKeesport man sought in fatal shooting

Daily Photo Galleries

Thursday, Jan. 3, 2013, 4:46 p.m.
 

Allegheny County homicide detectives are searching for a man accused of a fatal shooting in McKeesport.

An arrest warrant has been issued for Dashawn Reid, 19, who is charged with homicide for the slaying of Jesse Thornton, 23, of McKeesport, at the Hi View Gardens aparment complex. Thornton was shot on Dec. 6 and died five days later at UPMC Presbyterian in Oakland.

Reid is a McKeesport native who has ties to Duquesne, Carrick, the West End and McKees Rocks, police said. He is a black man, 5 feet, 7 inches tall and weighs 165 pounds.

Anyone who sees him is asked to call 911.

 

 
 


Show commenting policy

Most-Read Stories

  1. Wedding aboard Pittsburgh’s Gateway Clipper ends in arrests
  2. Unlike years past, strength of 2014 Steelers could be offense
  3. Steelers Lookahead: Previewing Sunday’s game vs. Cleveland
  4. Love locks tokens fall prey to renovations on Pittsburgh bridges
  5. Western Pa. districts aim to win back students from cyber charters
  6. RX Fit brings cross-training to Ford City
  7. Housing market remains ‘disaster’ in Westmoreland County
  8. Campus visit sells 4-star Ohio recruit Hall on Panthers
  9. Ford City explores beefing up code enforcement
  10. New Dayton food pantry sees more people each week
  11. Harrison rejects criticism of disorderly conduct ordinance
Subscribe today! Click here for our subscription offers.