TribLIVE

| News


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

McKeesport shootings leave one man dead, another wounded

Daily Photo Galleries

Saturday, May 17, 2014, 8:12 a.m.
 

One man was shot to death early Saturday in McKeesport — one of three separate shootings in the city that left one man wounded, authorities said.

Tezjuan J. Taylor, 20, of McKeesport was shot to death just before 1:30 a.m. at the Sunoco convenience station on Lysle Boulevard, according to the Allegheny County Medical Examiner's Office.

A man was shot about 10 minutes later in the 300 block of Whigham Street, an Allegheny County emergency dispatcher said. That man's name and condition were not available.

It wasn't clear whether the shootings were related, and Allegheny County homicide detectives could not be reached to provide additional information.

The third shooting occurred just before 11 a.m., county dispatchers said.

Dispatchers said they had no report of injuries, but there was police activity at Crawford Village and Highview Garden apartments.

Bill Vidonic is a staff writer for Trib Total Media. He can be reached at 412-380-5621 or bvidonic@tribweb.com.

Subscribe today! Click here for our subscription offers.

 

 

 
 


Show commenting policy

Most-Read Stories

  1. Two dead in apparent murder-suicide in North Oakland
  2. Starkey: What are Penguins, Pirates up to?
  3. 3 in Westmoreland charged in prescription narcotics operation
  4. PennDOT says inbound Fort Pitt Tunnel will close around-the-clock this weekend
  5. Highmark members to keep maternity care at Magee in 2015
  6. Pitt’s 2015 schedule includes 5 road games in 1st 7 games
  7. Young Hempfield swimmers look to make impact at WCCA meet
  8. Lapierre eager to make mark with Penguins
  9. Special Olympians to take to center court at Pitt-Greensburg
  10. Woman pays $178 fine for Westmoreland courthouse conduct
  11. Greensburg Salem swimmers preparing for WPIAL meet