Clairton Man Arrested In Connection With April 2012 Shooting In Carnegie

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Allegheny County Police and U.S. Marshals have taken a man into custody in connection with a 2012 shooting in Carnegie that left a baby injured.

According to police, Rashad Watson of Clairton was arrested Thursday morning in the Century Town Homes housing plan. Investigators also found two AR-15-style assault rifles, three guns and heroin.

Watson is facing a list of charges including attempted homicide, aggravated assault, conspiracy, recklessly endangering another person and receiving stolen property.

Police say they have been looking for Watson since last April when three people were shot, including a 1-month-baby, at the Carnegie Towers.

He is being held in the Allegheny County Jail while he waits to be arraigned.

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