Public Safety Blotter Articles

Man Arrested in Brighton Place Homicide that Injured Three Others

Date: August 25, 2022
Incident Type: Homicide arrest

The Pittsburgh Police Fugitive Apprehension Unit, US Marshal's Western Pennsylvania Fugitive Task Force and Pittsburgh Police Narcotics detectives have arrested Andrew Johnson in connection with an August 7th, 2022 shooting incident that killed one man and injured three others.

Johnson, 25, of Coraopolis, was taken into custody in Westview, PA on an arrest warrant for the shooting that occurred in the 1700 block of Brighton Place.

He is being charged with Criminal Homicide, three counts of Aggravated Assault, Criminal Conspiracy, and Persons Not to Possess a Firearm. 

Original incident details:

Andrew Johnson

Reporting PIO:
Cara Cruz