Bar Fight Leads To Shooting In Homestead

HOMESTEAD (KDKA) — One person was injured after a fight in a local bar ended with shots being fired Tuesday night.

According to police, the incident happened at Pearl’s Café on McClure Street in Homestead around 9 p.m.

A 31-year-old man was shot in the leg and was taken to a Pittsburgh hospital for treatment. He was last listed in stable condition.

Police reviewed the surveillance video and found that the incident started as an apparent fist fight.

jason harper1 Bar Fight Leads To Shooting In Homestead

(Photo Credit: Allegheny County Police Department)

Police have arrested the alleged shooter. He has been identified as 32-year-old Jason Harper.

Harper is being lodged at the Allegheny County Jail and is facing charges of aggravated assault and firearms violations.

Forensic investigators are also looking at a car that was towed from the scene.

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  • Thomas J Duttine

    Homestead…..pretty much says it all!!

  • Matthias

    And this is yet another example of why – No Bars in Bellevue WON!

  • ajw

    great corn beef at pearls

  • Thomas J Duttine

    Well why don’t we all go to Pearl’s for some of that great CORNED beef! Wear your Kevlar people!!!!!

  • Charles Bronson Kurzy

    I love when they show pictures of the bad guy

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