Man arrested in shooting death of Elizabeth resident |

Man arrested in shooting death of Elizabeth resident

Allegheny County police have arrested a suspect in connection with the shooting death of an Elizabeth Township man.

David Spahr, 51, was shot and killed while he was seated in his truck in a dark alley in Swissvale, 5:50 p.m. Monday.

Allegheny County police said it is believed illegal drugs brought the victim to this location.

On Tuesday, police arrested Hashim Rashad, 18.

Rashad’s family currently resides in the Swissvale area, but was not originally from there.

He was lodged at the Allegheny County Jail after he was arraigned on charges of criminal homicide and tampering with evidence.

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