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