The 16-year-old boy charged in the deadly shooting of a teenage girl last month on a street in Rankin was in court today for a hearing.
A community is in mourning today as police continue to investigate a fatal shooting that left a 16-year-old girl dead in the middle of a street in Rankin Friday evening.
A teen has been arrested and charged after a 16-year-old girl was shot and killed in Rankin Friday evening.
Police are investigating after a man was shot and injured in Rankin Tuesday morning.
Rankin Police Chief Ryan Wootan is on patrol in the Hawkins Village housing community where his underpaid, skeletal police force makes nightly sweeps for guns and drugs. With 72 homicides already this year, the county murder rate has almost surpassed last year’s total of 74. And for the first time, most of those have occurred outside the City of Pittsburgh.
Police have arrested a man in connection with a murder last week in Rankin.
Police are investigating a brazen fatal shooting in Hawkins Village. The gunfire broke out around noon on South Braddock Avenue. According to initial reports, the victim suffered a gunshot wound to the head.
Allegheny County police have arrested two men in connection with the alleged attempted luring of a 16-year-old girl and 11-year-old girl in Rankin earlier this week.
Police hope surveillance pictures will lead them to two men wanted for questioning in an attempted child luring in Rankin.