Man fatally shot in McKeesport bar
By The The Tribune-Review
Published: Friday, Jan. 11, 2013, 6:56 a.m.
Allegheny County homicide detectives are investigating a shooting in McKeesport early Friday morning that left one man dead.
At about 1 a.m., McKeesport police responded to a call at Street Stars bar on Sixth Street, where they found a man suffering from multiple gunshot wounds, county police Lt. Andrew Schurman said.
The county Medical Examiner's Office identified the victim as Jayemond Bailey, 34. He was transported to UPMC McKeesport, where he later died.
The motive for the shooting is unknown, and police are analyzing video shot inside the bar, Schurman said. At least 20 people were in the bar at the time of the shooting, he said.
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