Fayette County authorities seek information on fatal shooting in Vanderbilt, troopers say |

Fayette County authorities seek information on fatal shooting in Vanderbilt, troopers say


A 29-year-old Fayette County man died Monday in a Vanderbilt shooting, according to state police in Uniontown.

Trooper Richard Sizer said state police responded to reports of shots fired at the intersection of Center and Walnut streets in the borough and discovered Tywain J. Reid lying on Center Street about 8:49 p.m.

Reid, who also has lived in North Braddock, Allegheny County, died of multiple gunshot wounds. The county coroner’s office pronounced Reid dead at the scene, Sizer said.

No further information is being released as the investigation continues, Sizer said. Troopers ask that anyone with information to call the Uniontown station at 724-439-7111 or contacting Fayette County Crime Stoppers at 724-320-2042.

Paul Peirce is a Tribune-Review staff writer. You can contact Paul at 724-850-2860, [email protected] or via Twitter @ppeirce_trib.

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