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Man arrested in shooting death of Mt. Oliver woman

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Allegheny County Police said Friday they arrested Deshawn Pryor, 20, and charged him with the murder of Jamekia Robinson.

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By Megan Henney
Friday, July 18, 2014, 4:36 p.m.

Allegheny County Police arrested a man Friday in connection with the fatal shooting of a Mt. Oliver woman, according to a news release.

Deshawn Pryor, 20, is charged with criminal homicide and firearms violations.

Jamekia Robinson, 33, was shot in the stomach in front of her home at 121 Frederick St. just before 10 p.m. on Nov. 22. She died at UPMC Mercy shortly afterward.

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