Meadville Tribune

Breaking News

February 7, 2014

Police name suspect in this morning's drive-by shooting

Suspect to be arraigned later today

MEADVILLE — One man is in custody for an alleged drive-by shooting in Meadville early this morning, according to Meadville Police Department.

Rashon Lamar Jones, 26, is in custody in connection with the shooting at 504 Randolph St. that happened at 4:42 a.m., according to a news release from Meadville Police Department.

There were no injuries in the pre-dawn incident, but police allege shots were fired into the home through the front door. Police allege Jones was involved in an altercation at the home prior to the shots fired call.

Jones is scheduled to be arraigned later today on a felony charge of  discharging a firearm into an occupied structure; four misdemeanor counts of reckless endangerment; one misdemeanor count of simple assault and a summary count of discharging a firearm in the city, according to police.

 

1
Text Only
Breaking News
Business Marquee
AP Video
Raw: Israel Bombs Multiple Targets in Gaza Veteran Creates Job During High Unemployment Raw: Cargo Craft Undocks From Space Station Widow: Jury Sent Big Tobacco a $23B Message New Orleans Plans to Recycle Cigarette Butts UN Security Council Calls for MH 17 Crash Probe Obama Bestows Medal of Honor on NH Veteran Texas Sending National Guard Troops to Border Hopkins to Pay $190M After Pelvic Exams Taped Foxx Cites Washington 'Circus Mirror' NASA Ceremony Honors Moon Walker Neil Armstrong Obama Voices Concern About Casualties in Mideast Diplomacy Intensifies Amid Mounting Gaza Toll AP Exclusive: American Beaten in Israel Speaks Obama Protects Gay, Transgender Workers Raw: Gaza Rescuers Search Rubble for Survivors Raw: International Team Inspects MH17 Bodies Raw: 25 Family Members Killed in Gaza Airstrike US Teen Beaten in Mideast Talks About Ordeal 'Weird Al' Is Wowed by Album's Success
Hyperlocal Search
Premier Guide
Find a business

Walking Fingers
Maps, Menus, Store hours, Coupons, and more...
Premier Guide
Stocks