Man fatally shot in Wilkinsburg identified
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Investigators have identified the man who was shot to death in Wilkinsburg Tuesday night.
Police who were called to an apartment at 1007 South Ave. about 8:30 p.m. on Tuesday found Anthony Dawson, 25, of Wilkinsburg, with a gunshot wound to his head. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
Allegheny County police, who said the shooting happened between 8:10 and 8:20 p.m., have not arrested anyone in the shooting, but they suspect robbery was a motive.
Residents who may have seen any suspicious activity around the time of the shooting are asked to call the Allegheny County police homicide unit at 412-473-1300.
First Published October 11, 2012 1:15 am