Suspect in Monroeville Mall shooting turns himself in

Lawrence Murphy

PITTSBURGH (Newsradio 1020 KDKA) Lawrence Murphy, the man accused of killing a 20-year-old man at the Monroeville Mall, has turned himself into police.

A warrant for Murphy’s arrest was issued on Oct. 12 and is being charged with criminal homicide and weapons violations.

Murphy, 20, turned himself in to police on Friday, accompanied by his attorney, and is now at Allegheny County Jail.

Investigators believe Murphy targeted the victim and knew him prior to the shooting.