Arrest Suspect in the Shooting Death of Leonard Young
Pittsburgh, PA – Pittsburgh homicide suspect Justin Bonner was apprehended at approximately 8:00 am this morning by members of the United State Marshals Western Pennsylvania Fugitive Task Force and the Pittsburgh Bureau of Police. Bonner, age 18, was charged April 22, 2015 by the Pittsburgh Bureau of Police with Criminal Homicide, Robbery and Conspiracy-Robbery-Inflict Serious Bodily Injury following an investigation into the shooting death of Leonard Young of Pittsburgh on April 18, 2015. Young was shot multiple times and his body discovered inside a parked vehicle in the Mt. Arafat Church parking lot in the Larimer Section of Pittsburgh
Bonner was last known to reside in the Larimer section of Pittsburgh. Bonner was arrested without incident by U.S. Marshals Task Force Officers and Pittsburgh Bureau of Police officers at a residence in the 2900 block of Zephyr Street in Pittsburgh.
The Western Pennsylvania Fugitive Task Force is comprised of U.S. Marshals, Pennsylvania State Police, Pennsylvania Board of Probation and Parole, Pittsburgh Bureau of Police, Allegheny County Sheriffs, and Westmoreland County Sheriff’s. The WPAFTF is also supported by the United States Attorney’s Office and is coordinated by the U.S. Marshals Service for the Western District of Pennsylvania.