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For Immediate Release

March 05, 2013 Steve Frank, U.S. Marshal for the Western District of Pennsylvania (412) 355-2456
U.S. Marshal's Fugitive Task Force Captures Suspect in North Braddock Shooting

Western Pennsylvania Fugitive Task Force LogoPittsburgh, PA – The United States Marshals Service Western Pennsylvania Fugitive Task Force (WPAFTF) announces the arrest of fugitive Carl Henderson (AKA: “Trigger”). Henderson, age 18, of North Braddock, PA, was wanted by Allegheny County Police on charges of Criminal Attempt-Criminal Homicide, Aggravated Assault, Recklessly Endangering another Person and Possession of a Firearm. He was arrested at 11:00 am this morning in the 4700 block of Monroeville Boulevard, Monroeville, PA, by Task Force Officers without incident.

Henderson is alleged to have shot a female victim once in the abdomen following a verbal altercation on Bell Avenue in North Braddock that occurred on April 8, 2012. Henderson, who was seventeen at the time of this incident, is being charged as an adult in this case.

The U.S. Marshals Service Western Pennsylvania Fugitive Task Force is made up of the following: U.S. Marshals, Pennsylvania State Police, Pennsylvania Board of Probation and Parole, Allegheny County Sheriff’s Office, Pittsburgh Bureau of Police, Westmoreland County Sheriff’s Office and U.S. Attorney’s Office.

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