East Pittsburgh Police Officer charged with Criminal Homicide in Fatal Shooting of Antwon Rose

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Pittsburgh, Pa. – Online court records indicate a charge of H1 Criminal Homicide has been filed against East Pittsburgh Police Officer Michael Rosfeld in connection with the fatal shooting of 17 year-old Antwon Rose on June 19, 2017.

Rosfeld pulled over a vehicle matching the description of a vehicle that earlier left the scene of a drive-by shooting in North Braddock involving a jitney driver and two 17 year-old males. One of those males, Antwon Rose fled the vehicle and was shot 3 times, succumbing to those gunshot injuries.

A Preliminary Hearing is scheduled on 07/06/2018 @ 10:00 am in PMC Courtroom 02 before the Honorable Jeffrey A. Manning. AKVNEWS.COM will update this story as more details are released.