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Suspect In Custody, Charged In Shooting Near Bar In McKeesport

(Photo Credit: Allegheny County Police)

(Photo Credit: Allegheny County Police)

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McKEESPORT (KDKA) — The suspect wanted in connection with a fatal shooting in the early hours of Saturday near a bar in McKeesport is now in police custody.

Jason Webb, 19, is now charged with criminal homicide in the death of 29-year-old Tezjuan Taylor of McKeesport.

The shooting happened in the 500-block of Fifth Avenue around 1:30 a.m.

Taylor was hit with a shotgun blast near Ray’s Double Barrel Bar. He allegedly got into an argument with someone inside the bar before he was shot.

Webb has been arraigned and is being held in the Allegheny County Jail.

He is scheduled to have a preliminary hearing on May 30.

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