Police Make Arrest In Fatal Whitehall Shooting


Police said one person has been arrested in connection to a deadly shooting Sunday night in Whitehall.

Robert A. Pouncey Jr., 27, was arrested at an apartment near in the 200 block of Parklawn Blvd.

Pouncey is charged with aggravated murder for the shooting death of Laecinneo D. Bradford, 20,

Officers told 10TV News that Bradford was shot outside the United Dairy Farmers store at 4374 E. Broad Street, then was driven by a friend to the Speedway gas station at 4901 E. Main St.

Medics and police were called to the Speedway station shortly after 9 p.m. Doctors pronounced the victim dead at Grant Medical Center at 9:36 p.m.

Police tell 10TV that they believe the shooting was drug related. They also said they believe that Bradford and Pouncey knew each other.

Authorities said the investigation may lead to more charges being filed.

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