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UPDATE: Police Make Arrest in October Homicide

Date: December 31, 2020
Incident Type: Shooting
Location: Zone 1

UPDATE 2 (Dec. 31, 2020 – 7:35 p.m.) – Police have arrested Tyler Goodnight, 33, on Homicide charges in connection to the murder of Demarco Mahone.

Mahone was fatally shot on Oct. 14 in Manchester.

UPDATE 1 (Oct. 15, 2020 -- 8:45 a.m). The victim in this incident has been pronounced deceased in the hospital. The investigation is ongoing.


ORIGINAL POST: Pittsburgh Police from Zone 1 responded to a Shotspotter activation for shots fired in the 1200 block of N. Franklin Street around 7:45 p.m.

While officers were in the area trying to locate a scene and possible victims, they received information that a male had arrived at the hospital by private means in critical condition with a gunshot wound to the head.

Detectives with the Violent Crime Unit are investigating.


Reporting PIO:
Cara Cruz