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Police Arrest, Charge Two for February Homicide in Zone 3

Date: March 31, 2022
Incident Type: Homicide Arrest
Location: Zone 3

Two people face charges for a homicide on February 23, 2022 that killed one person in the area of Reifert Street in Bon Air. 

18-year-old Tymair Cox, of Brookline, is facing charges of Criminal Homicide, Criminal Conspiracy, Firearms not to be carried without a License, and Possession of a Firearm by Minor. 

18-year-old Michael Morgan, of Beltzhoover, faces Criminal Homicide and Conspiracy. 

They are in the Allegheny County Jail. 


Tymair Cox 




Michael Morgan



Just after 6 p.m. on February 23, 2022, officers in Zone 3 responded to Reifert Street in the area of Roll Way for a shooting. 

They found an 18-year-old male victim with a gunshot wound to the back in the area of Wilbur Street. 

Officers rendered aid before the victim was transported in critical condition to a local hospital where he later died from his injuries. 

VCU detectives processed the scene. 

No one is in custody at this time and the investigation is ongoing. 


Reporting PIO:
Amanda Mueller