For Immediate Release
|June 12, 2013||Supervisory Deputy U.S. Marshal Jon Gallagher (412) 728-6441|
|Pittsburgh Police Team up with U.S. Marshals to Capture Homicide Suspect|
Pittsburgh, PA - Pittsburgh homicide suspect Dorian
Peebles was apprehended at approximately 9:00 am this morning by members of the
United States Marshals Service Western Pennsylvania Fugitive Task Force and
Pittsburgh Police. Peebles, age 22, was charged June 7, 2013 by the Pittsburgh
Police Department with Criminal Homicide, Conspiracy-Criminal Homicide, Carrying
a Firearm without a License, Aggravated Assault and Recklessly Endangering
another Person. Peebles is accused in the February 28, 2013 shooting death of
Tiona Jackson on East Warrington Avenue in the Beeltzhoover section of
Pittsburgh. A second male victim was shot multiple times during this incident.
Additional information about the U.S. Marshals Service can be found at http://www.usmarshals.gov.
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