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.READ MORE: Pittsburgh River Rescue Adds New Paramedic And Police Rescue Boat
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.READ MORE: Defense Attorney Says Homicide Charges In Westmoreland County Slaying Should Be Dropped
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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