Officials Charge 15-Year-Old Boy In Homestead Homicide

HOMESTEAD (KDKA) — Officials have charged a 15-year-old boy in the shooting death of a 22-year-old man in Homestead.

(Photo Credit: Allegheny County)

Allegheny County announced Wednesday that 15-year-old Corey Mickens is charged with criminal homicide in the death of Tre-Quan Embry.

Embry was shot Feb. 2 in the area of East 17th Avenue.

Embry was shot twice in the head and once in the leg.

He was transported to a local hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

Mickens was already in the Allegheny County Jail on other charges.