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Pittsburgh Police arrest man believed to be involved in fatal Carrick shooting

CARRICK, Pa. — Pittsburgh Police have arrested a man they believe is behind a fatal shooting in Carrick.

U.S. Marshal’s Service and Pittsburgh Police arrested 23-year-old Elijah Terry-Smith in Penn Hills.

They believe Terry-Smith to be the shooter behind the homicide that resulted in a man’s death on April 3. Officers responded to the 500 block of Maytide Street at around 9:00 p.m. where they found 48-year-old Michael E. Flaherty suffering from a gunshot wound to the chest. Flaherty was pronounced dead a short time after paramedics arrived.

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Terry-Smith is being charged with criminal homicide.

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