Public Safety Blotter Articles

Police Make Arrest in July 30 Shooting in Arlington

Date: August 13, 2020
Incident Type: Shooting
Location: Zone 3

Pittsburgh Police homicide detectives have made an arrest in a July 30, 2020 shooting that occurred in the 2100 block of Brent Street, leaving a male victim critically injured.

William M. Griffin IV, 20, of Homestead, PA is charged with: Aggravated Assault - Attempts to Cause SBI, Criminal Attempt Homicide, Possession of Firearm Prohibited, Firearms Not To Be Carried Without a License, Criminal Conspiracy Aiding - Criminal Homicide, and three counts of Recklessly Endangering Another Person.

He is currently being held in the Allegheny County Jail.

Original blotter post:

Reporting PIO:
Cara Cruz