By: KDKA-TV News Staff
UNION TOWNSHIP, Pa. (KDKA) – Pennsylvania State Police are investigating a criminal homicide in Union Township that took place on Tuesday evening.READ MORE: Mon Wharf Reopening For Parking On Monday
According to state police, Union Township Police were called to a shooting in the 300 block of Grandview Avenue just before 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday.
Once on the scene, police found 30-year-old Lamar Johnson of New Castle dead from an apparent gunshot wound.READ MORE: University of Pittsburgh Main Campus Shifts Into Lower-Risk Classification For The Coronavirus
The coroner pronounced Johnson dead at the scene.
The Union Township Police requested assistance from state police who are now investigating.
They are asking anyone with information regarding the incident to call the state police’s New Castle station at 724-598-2211MORE NEWS: Baldwin High School Students Raise Thousands Of Dollars Through Polar Pop Event For Special Olympics Of Pennsylvania
Stay with KDKA for more on this developing story.