By: KDKA-TV News Staff
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – A man will be charged in the death of a pregnant woman found shot inside a car in Lawrenceville.READ MORE: COVID-19 In Pennsylvania: State Health Department Reports 4,577 New Coronavirus Cases, 77 More Deaths
Police say an arrest warrant was issued Thursday for 24-year-old Jason Brown from Garfield. They say he’s currently in the Venango County Jail on unrelated charges.
Police say the shooting happened on Feb. 8. Katara Bray was found inside a vehicle that hit a utility pole on the 4400 block of Davison Street around 9 p.m.READ MORE: COVID-19 In Pittsburgh: Allegheny Co. Health Dept. Reports 389 New Coronavirus Cases, Increasing County Total To 94,501
She was shot in the head, law enforcement says.
According to the criminal complaint, Brown was a passenger in the car when he shot Bray. Bray has other children, including one with Brown.MORE NEWS: Allegheny Health Network Holding Mass COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic At Pittsburgh Mills Mall
When Brown is extradited to Allegheny County, police say he’ll be charged in Bray’s death with criminal homicide and carrying firearms without a license.