TribLIVE

| News


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

Judge orders Scott man to spend life in prison for fatally shooting man in Hill District

Daily Photo Galleries

Wednesday, June 19, 2013, 11:15 a.m.
 

An Allegheny County judge on Wednesday ordered a Scott man to spend the rest of his life in prison without the possibility of parole for fatally shooting a man in the Hill District.

Common Pleas Judge Jill E. Rangos in March found Tersaun Cole, 22, guilty of first-degree murder, robbery, conspiracy and a firearms violation for fatally shooting Teante Hill, 30, on Dec. 30, 2010 during a drug deal in Elmore Square. Hill died the next morning at UPMC Mercy of gunshot wounds to his neck and body, according to case documents.

Police said a witness told them she saw Cole and two unknown men approach Hill with guns. Moments later, she heard four gunshots.

Subscribe today! Click here for our subscription offers.

 

 


Show commenting policy

Most-Read Stories

  1. Lawsuit: Pittsburgh Public Schools should have known officer was abusing boys
  2. Penguins pushing to sell playoff tickets
  3. Development could soon be booming in West End
  4. Penguins stars Crosby, Malkin enduring playoff slump
  5. Stakes raised for Pitt spring game
  6. Mackey: For Pens’ Winnik, playing with Crosby an ongoing process
  7. Missing Sewickley teen found safe
  8. Steelers visit with Arizona State receiver Strong, claim long snapper
  9. Marte’s bat, Worley’s arm show improvement in Pirates win
  10. Butler County new home sales surge in 2014
  11. 4 seek 3 nominations for Southwest Greensburg council