25-year-old charged in South Side shooting that left person in critical condition

PITTSBURGH — A 25-year-old has been charged after a late-night shooting on Pittsburgh’s South Side on Saturday.

Jmel Jones has been charged with aggravated assault and recklessly endangering another person.

Police responded to a ShotSpotter alert for the 1200 block of Roland Way around 11:20 p.m.

Officers said when they arrived they saw a bar security guard who detained a person with a gun at 13th and East Carson streets.

Police then found a person shot at the intersection of 12th and Sarah streets. The victim was taken to a hospital in critical condition.

Pittsburgh police continue to investigate.

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