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In months-old homicide case, Homewood man turns himself in |

In months-old homicide case, Homewood man turns himself in

| Tuesday, January 24, 2017 9:03 a.m

Police arrested a Homewood man Monday evening in connection with the months-old case of a Beltzhoover man found dead in a vacant lot, officials said.

Floyd Beard, 18, is charged with homicide in the shooting death of 19-year-old John Cassidy Davern, court records show.

Davern was found shot to death in a vacant lot on Upland Street in Pittsburgh’s Homewood neighborhood.

Police said Beard turned himself in at the Zone 5 police station early Monday evening.

Megan Guza is a Tribune-Review staff writer. Reach her at

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