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UPDATE: Police Investigate After Male Found Fatally Shot Inside Residence

Date: December 30, 2023
Incident Type: Homicide
Location: Zone 3

UPDATE: Violent Crime Unit detectives arrested 20-year-old Jaelyn Nowlin in connection with this homicide. 

She is charged with Criminal Homicide, Robbery, Carrying a Firearm Without a License, and Persons Not to Possess.

Nowlin is being held in Allegheny County Jail.

Original incident details:

At approximately 8:20 p.m., Pittsburgh Police from Zone 3 responded to a 9-1-1 call for shots fired inside a residence in the 2200 block of Arlington Avenue.

Arriving officers located an adult male victim, possibly in his late 20s or early 30s, on the main floor of the house. He had suffered multiple gunshot wounds and was pronounced deceased by medics. 

Mobile Crime Unit detectives processed evidence at the scene. There is no suspect information at this time.

Violent Crime Unit detectives are investigating. 


Reporting PIO:
Cara Cruz