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Police Seek Homicide Suspect

Date: November 6, 2019
Incident Type: Fatal Shooting
Location: Zone 1

Pittsburgh Bureau of Police detectives seek the public's assistance in locating a homicide suspect.

Shayla Johnson, 17, is wanted in connection with the death of Julian Carpenter. He was shot July 2 in Spring Hill and died on Nov. 4.

Johnson had previously been charged with criminal conspiracy in the case. She now faces homicide charges.

Johnson's last known address was on Termon Avenue on the North Side. She could also be in McKeesport or Duquesne.

Anyone with information regarding her whereabouts is asked to call Pittsburgh Police homicide detectives at: (412) 323-7800.

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Reporting PIO:
Chris Togneri