Pittsburgh Bureau of Police detectives from the Narcotics and Vice Unit, the Pittsburgh Police SWAT Team and the US Marshals Western Pennsylvania Fugitive Task Force executed a search warrant for narcotics in the 1700 block of Leolyn Street in Carrick.
Two males, Stephen Morgan, 24, and Brian Phillips, 50, were arrested from a residence where police recovered a large quantity of heroin, crack cocaine, marijuana and a stolen firearm. Each faces several counts of narcotics-related charges and two firearms-related charges.
At approximately 10:40 a.m., as a result of the narcotics investigation, Morgan was also arrested on a separate warrant in connection with an August 16, 2018 shooting incident at the intersection of Ormsby Avenue and Como Street.
He faces the following additional charges:
Criminal Attempt Homicide
2 counts of Aggravated Assault
2 counts of Robbery
2 counts of Reckless Endangering another Person
Receiving Stolen property
Person not to possess a firearm
Carrying a firearm without a license
Tonight, the City-County Building is illuminated to recognize Poison Prevention Week and the 50th Anniversary of "Mr. Yuk" in partnership with Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC.
For questions about the lighting at the City-County Building, please reach out to the Office of the Mayor.