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16-year-old charged as adult in McKees Rocks shooting

Chuck Biedka
| Wednesday, July 11, 2018, 9:42 p.m.
Jahli Woods
Jahli Woods

A 16-year-old youth is charged with wounding an 18-year-old man last Friday in McKees Rocks, Allegheny County police said.

Jahli Woods, of Sirus Street, Pittsburgh, was arrested at about 4:30 p.m. Thursday by deputies from the county sheriff’s fugitive squad.

Woods was apprehended without incident at Sirus Street in the North Side section of Pittsburgh. He was lodged in the Allegheny County Jail where he will await arraignment, police said.

He is charged as an adult.

Woods is accused of shooting at an 18-year-old man at about 2:30 p.m. July 6 at the intersection of Meyers Avenue and Grey Street.

The victim was treated at a local trauma hospital.

Anyone with information concerning this incident is asked to call the Allegheny County Police Tipline at 1-833-ALL-TIPS, 833-255-8477. Callers can remain anonymous. Social media sites are also available.

Chuck Biedka is a Tribune-Review staff writer. You can contact Chuck at 724-226-4711, cbiedka@tribweb.com or via Twitter @ChuckBiedka.

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