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Police Arrest Man for 2019 Homicide

Date: June 26, 2020
Incident Type: Homicide
Location: Zone 5

Violent Crime Unit detectives arrested an East End man today in connection to a 2019 homicide.

Isaiah Evans, 22, of the East End is charged with criminal homicide in the March, 2019 shooting death of Daniel Carpenter, 42.

On March 17, 2019, Pittsburgh Bureau of Police officers responded to a report of a male shot near the intersection of Shetland Street and Victor Way. Zone 5 officers found Carpenter inside a vehicle with a gunshot wound to his neck. EMS Medics transported him to Presbyterian Hospital in critical condition. He succumbed to his injuries on March 18, 2019.

Evans faces gun charges in addition to the homicide charge.


Reporting PIO:
Chris Togneri