A Verona man who allegedly was shot by his brother Saturday died of a gunshot wound to the heart.
That was the determination today of the Allegheny County Medical Examiner following an autopsy on Dearto Dion Rankin, 39.
Police said the shooting occurred at a house on Linden Avenue in East Pittsburgh at about 9:10 a.m. Saturday. Mr. Rankin later died at UPMC Mercy.
His brother, Andre Rankin, later surrendered to county and Penn Hills police officers.