By: KDKA-TV News Staff
MCKEESPORT (KDKA) — A teen was shot and killed overnight in McKeesport.READ MORE: 'We Feel There Is Enough Evidence:' Family Of Codi Joyce Calling For Grand Jury In Their Son's Death
Allegheny County Police say the 18-year-old was found on Soles Street just before 2 a.m. Saturday.
Dontae McKenith was pronounced dead at the scene.READ MORE: Duquesne University Extends President Dr. Ken Gormley's Contract
During an investigation, police say they found evidence that Dontae McKenith and 16-year-old Phillip Payne were handling a handgun.
Payne allegedly then turned the gun on McKenith and shot him.
Police accuse Payne of fleeing the crime scene originally, but that he later turned himself in to authorities around 8 a.m. Saturday.MORE NEWS: Seaplane Lands On Allegheny River Outside Of Heinz Field
He is facing charges of Criminal Homicide and Firearm Offenses and will be held at the Allegheny County Jail.