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UPDATE: Police Responded To an Unresponsive Woman in The South Side

Date: August 4, 2021
Incident Type: Homicide
Location: Zone 3

Update August 5, 1:50 p.m.: Police have arrested Michael Hensley. He is currently in the Allegheny County Jail charged with Criminal Homicide.


Pittsburgh Police responded to the 2200 block of Sarah Street for an unresponsive female on August 2 around 10:50 a.m.

When officers arrived, they located an unresponsive female in the home.

Medics pronounced the woman deceased at the scene.

The Crime Scene Unit and Homicide detectives arrived and processed the scene.

The Medical Examiner has ruled the cause of death as a homicide, and The investigation is still ongoing.

Reporting PIO:
Maurice Matthews