Jolesa Barber

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Pittsburgh Mother Loses 2nd Child To Gun Violence

A Pittsburgh woman, who was wounded in a shooting Thursday night in her Perry South home on the North Side, has lost a second child to gun violence.


The victim in Thursday night's shootings on the North Side has been identified as Chris Michaux. (Photo Credit: Bureau of Pittsburgh Police/KDKA)

Teen Killed, Mother Injured In N. Side Shootings

A teenager is dead and his mother is hospitalized following overnight shootings in the Perry South section of the city’s North Side; relatives tell KDKA that it’s not the first time that their family has had to deal with tragedy.


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Family Of 12-Year-Old Murder Victim Critical Of Judge’s Decision

NORTH SIDE (KDKA) — Three years to the day after a 12-year-old girl was shot and killed in a North Side gang-related shooting, one of the men originally charged in the case walked out of […]


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Man Found Not Guilty, Another Sentenced In Girl’s Death

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – A verdict has been reached in the trial of the man accused in connection with the shooting death of a 12-year-old girl on Pittsburgh’s North Side. Jolesa Barber was shot and killed […]


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Prosecution Rests In Trial For Shooting Death Of 12-Year-Old Girl

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — The non-jury trial continues for one of the men charged in the shooting death of a 12-year-old girl on the North Side. Jolesa Barber was shot and killed in January 2008. She […]