A Lower Yakima Valley man was shot and killed in a Pittsburgh neighborhood on April 6.
Elijah L. Paris, 21, was born in Portsmouth, Va., but spent much of his life in the Yakima Valley. He worked as a barber.
The Pittsburgh, Penn, Tribune reported Paris was shot and killed in Pittsburgh’s Shadyside neighborhood.
The Allegheney County Medical Examiner said he suffered wounds to his head, neck, torso and extremities. His death was ruled a homicide, the community’s first since 2008.
The area’s Violent Crime Unit is investigating. The Pittsburgh Department of Public Safety said Paris, identified as a Pittsburgh area resident, was pronounced dead at the scene after being found face down in the street.
A black BMW registered to Paris was towed from the scene. The case is under investigation by the area’s Violent Crime Unit. There are no suspects.
Funeral arrangements are being handled by Smith Funeral Home in Sunnyside.