2 Dead After Shooting In Fayette County
REDSTONE TOWNSHIP (KDKA) — Authorities continue to investigate following a deadly double shooting in Fayette County.
The shooting happened at a home near the intersection of Second Street and Pine Street in Filbert, which is a community in Redstone Township.
Emergency dispatchers received a call about shots fired at about 2:50 p.m. Wednesday.
State police identified the men as 56-year-old Michael Monestersky and 54-year-old Kenneth Moody.
KDKA’s Ralph Iannotti reports reports:
Police sources tell KDKA-TV the two men were drinking inside the home on Second Street.
Sources say they got into an argument and one man pulled out a gun and shot the other one to death.
“This had to have been a very tragic accident,” said Stephanie Datsko, a neighbor. “They were friends; they were both great people. They were both wonderful people.”
KDKA-TV has learned the victim’s 19-year-old son heard about the shooting.
Sources say he came to the home and chased down the man who shot and killed his father.
KDKA’s Ross Guidotti reports:
Sources say the son then gunned down his father’s killer in the yard of the home.
State Police have the 19-year-old son in custody.
Stay with KDKA for the latest details.
KDKA’s Lynne Hayes-Freeland reports: