One arrested, another sought in Crafton Heights killing |

One arrested, another sought in Crafton Heights killing

Pittsburgh police detained one man and are searching for another in connection with the shooting death of a 25-year-old man found in Crafton Heights, police said yesterday.

Gunshots were reported in the 900 block of Woodlow Street shortly after 7 p.m. Saturday, police said. Security guards said they chased two men in hooded sweatshirts who were seen fleeing the building.

One of the men, who had a gunshot wound in his leg, was apprehended by police, then taken to Allegheny General Hospital in the North Side for treatment. Charges against him are pending. The other man eluded police.

Inside the building, police said they found the Duerryl Whitaker of Mt. Oliver with a gunshot wound in the face. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

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