Newspaper article Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (Pittsburgh, PA)

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Newspaper article Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (Pittsburgh, PA)

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Man, 18, wanted in Aliquippa killing

Police in Beaver County were searching Monday night for a teenager suspected of fatally shooting an Aliquippa man earlier in the day.

Aliquippa police, who are working with Beaver County detectives, announced Monday afternoon that they were seeking 18-year-old Javon E. Clancy, of Aliquippa, in the shooting death of 25-year-old Marquay Riggins.

Aliquippa police said they were called to the 300 block of Linmar Terrace about 12:50 p.m. Mr. Riggins, who was unresponsive when medics found him there, died in the emergency room at Heritage Valley Beaver hospital moments after the shooting, said Beaver County Coroner Teri Tatalovich-Rossi.

Police said they later learned that Mr. Riggins and Mr. Clancy had been fighting. When the fight appeared to have ended, Mr. Clancy "pulled out a handgun and shot [the] victim at close range," they said.

Police said they are considering Mr. Clancy "armed and dangerous" and are asking anyone with information to call the Aliquippa police at 724-375-6682 or Beaver County Detective Bureau at 724-773-8550. …

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