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Pittsburgh police nab 'person of interest' in Terrace Village slaying

Brian C. Rittmeyer
| Tuesday, Aug. 8, 2017, 9:15 p.m.

Pittsburgh police are investigating a fatal shooting in the city's Terrace Village neighborhood and have a “person of interest” in custody.

The Allegheny County Medical Examiner's office identified the victim as Calvin Turner, 20.

Officers were dispatched to the 500 block of Oak Hill Drive about 3:10 p.m. Tuesday for a report that a man had been shot.

Turner was found inside the entrance of a residence. He had been shot at least once.

Paramedics pronounced him dead at the scene.

Private security guards chased a male who fled the scene on foot. City officers took him into custody on Kirkpatrick Street near Bentley Drive.

Police said he is considered a person of interest; he was not immediately identified.

The shooting remains under investigation.

Brian C. Rittmeyer is a Tribune-Review staff writer. Reach him at 724-226-4701, or via Twitter @BCRittmeyer.

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