Public Safety Blotter Articles

Police Arrest One for October 25, 2022 Highland Park Homicide

Date: November 9, 2022
Incident Type: Arrest
Location: Pittsburgh

Police have arrested and charged one person for the October 25, 2022 homicide in Highland Park. 

Deashawn Watson, 20, of Braddock was arrested November 9, 2022 on a warrant for the shooting that occurred in the area of Milbrea Way and Ionic Way. 

Watson is currently incarcerated in the Allegheny County Jail on unrelated charges. 

In addition, he is charged with Criminal Homicide, Persons Not to Possess a Firearm, Carrying a Firearm Without a License and Possession of a Firearm by a Minor related to this incident. 



Reporting PIO:
Amanda Mueller