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Police Make Arrest in June 2022 Fatal Shooting

Date: July 28, 2022
Incident Type: Arrest
Location: All Zones

Police have made an arrest in the June 26, 2022 shooting death of Joseph Mitchell in the Strip District.

Jeffdyn Rushton, 33, of Marshall-Shadeland was arrested after a traffic stop by Penn Hills Police Department.

Rushton is being charged with Criminal Homicide, Criminal Attempt, Aggravated Assault, Persons Not to Possess a Firearm and Carrying a Firearm Without a License

He is currently being held at Allegheny County Jail. 

Reporting PIO:
Maurice Matthews