By: KDKA-TV News Staff
WILKINSBURG, Pa. (KDKA) – A 23-year-old is now behind bars for allegedly shooting and killing a man in Wilkinsburg.READ MORE: Fallen Tree Branch Hits And Kills Woman In Upper St. Clair Park, Husband Left Injured
Jordan Cobb has been arrested in the shooting death of 27-year-old Cortez Lucas. Cobb is facing charges of criminal homicide, firearm violations and tampering with evidence.
The shooting happened on July 26. Police and medics were called to Ardmore Boulevard and Marlboro Avenue in Wilkinsburg around 11:30 that morning.READ MORE: Juneteenth Celebrations Underway In Pittsburgh
Police tell KDKA a person in a sedan shot a 27-year-old man in the head. The victim was found in his own vehicle and was transported to the hospital where he later died.
Police say the sedan then fled up Marlboro Avenue. In total, eight shots were fired.MORE NEWS: Rostraver Township First Responders Rescue Kitten Stuck In Storm Drain For 1 Day
Cobb is being held in the Allegheny County Jail awaiting arraignment.