Man, 18, killed in McKeesport

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An 18-year-old man was shot to death in McKeesport this afternoon.

Around 3:35 p.m., Kellcy Thomas was shot in the 1400 block of Evans Street, an emergency dispatch supervisor said.

He was transported to UPMC McKeesport, where he died in the emergency room around 4 p.m., the Allegheny County medical examiner's office said. An autopsy will be performed tomorrow.

Allegheny County homicide is investigating.

When Sage Webb, 20, was driving to his grandmother's house around 3:30 p.m., he said he saw a man lying on the sidewalk. Another person was helping the man, who was conscious, he said.

A man who lives on Evans Street said he heard a single gunshot and that the man appeared to have been shot in the abdomen.

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Lexi Belculfine: lbelculfine@post-gazette.com or 412-263-1878. Twitter: @LexiBelc.


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