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Pittsburgh Police Apprehend Warrant Suspect for South Side Shooting Incident in 2022

Date: July 3, 2023
Incident Type: Arrest
Location: Penn Hills

The Pittsburgh Police Fugitive Apprehension Unit/ Violent Crime Unit, U.S. Marshals Western Pennsylvania Fugitive Task Force, along with Penn Hills Police and Edgewood Police, arrested Wesley Wallace-Watson, 25, without incident in Penn Hills on July 3, 2023.

Wallace-Watson was wanted on a warrant in connection with a May 8, 2022 shooting incident that injured two.

He is charged with one count Criminal Attempt Homicide, two counts of Aggravated Assault, and two counts of Recklessly Endangering Another Person.

Wallace-Watson was transported to the Allegheny County Jail.

Original incident details:

Reporting PIO:
Cara Cruz