Allegheny County Jail

Teen Pleads Guilty To Drive-By Shooting That Occurred Minutes Before Antwon Rose's Death

Zaijuan Hester admitted to three counts of aggravated assault and four firearms violations

March 15, 2019 - 11:19 am
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PITTSBURGH (Newsradio 1020 KDKA) - A Swissvale teen has pleaded guilty to the drive-by shooting that occurred minutes before Antwon Rose's death.

Related: Pittsburgh Sets Restrictions for Rosfeld Trial

The Post-Gazette reports 19-year-old Zaijuan Hester admitted Friday morning to three counts of aggravated assault and four firearms violations in the June shooting in North Braddock.

That incident led to the traffic stop during which former East Pittsburgh Police Officer Michael Rosfeld shot Rose while he fled.

The homicide trial against Rosfeld is scheduled to start Tuesday.

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